This is the new edition of Slave Revolution! Bedford Saint-Martins released it at the end of 2016. We’ve added some exciting new documents, including an excerpt from the 1758 interrogation of the “poisoner” Macandal and a fantastic contemporary print of the fall of Cap Français, by the same artist who painted our cover image.
Our twin portrait of Saint-Domingue and Jamaica came out on University of Pennsylvania Press in June 2016.
Features an introduction by Franklin Knight and chapters by Rebecca Scott (Cuba), my future co-author Trevor Burnard (Jamaica), Rebecca Goetz (Chesapeake), Sidney Chaloub (Brazil), and John Garrigus (Saint-Domingue).
The paperback edition of Before Haiti came out in 2010.
In 2007, Before Haiti won the 2007 Gilbert Chinard Prize from the Society for French Historical Studies.