Bibliography for The Impact of the African Diaspora in Latin America

 

Andrews, George Reid. Afro-Latin America, 1800-2000.  New York: Oxford University Press, 2004.

Andrews, George Reid. The Afro-Argentines of Buenos Aires, 1800-1900. Madison: University of Wisconsin Press, 1980.

Andrews, George Reid. “The Afro-Argentine Officers of Buenos Aires Province, 1800-1860.” Journal of Negro History 64:2 Spring 1979 p. 85-100.

Archer, Charles. “Military,” Cities and Societies in Colonial Latin America. Louisa Hoberman and Susan Soclow, eds. Albuquerque, NM: University of New Mexico Press, 1986.

Archoa, Jaime. “Inclusion of Afro-Columbians: Unreachable National Goal?” Latin American Perspectives 25:3 May 1998, pp. 70-89.

Bennet, Herman L. Africans in Colonial Mexico: Absolutism, Christianity, and Afro-Creole Consciousness, 1570-1640. Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 2003.

Blackburn, Robin. The Making of New World Slavery: From the Baroque to the Modern, 1492-1800. New York: Verso, 1997.

Bowser, Frederick P. “Africans in Spanish American Colonial Society.” Cambridge History of Latin America, Vol. 2. Leslie Bethell, ed. pp. 357-379. London: Cambridge University Press, 1984.

Bowser, Frederick P. The African Slave in Colonial Peru, 1524-1650. Stanford, CA: Stanford University Press, 1975.

Bowser, Frederick P. “The African in Colonial Spanish America: Reflections on Research Achievements and Priorities.” Latin American Research Review 7:1 Spring 1972, p. 77-94.

Brock Lisa and Digna Fuertes, eds. Between Race and Empire: African-Americans and Cubans Before the Cuban Revolution. Philadelphia: Temple University Press, 1998.

Brockington, Lolita Gutierrez. “The African Diaspora in the Eastern Andes: Adaptation, Agency, and Fugitive Action, 1573-1677.” The Americas 57:2 October 2000 p. 207-224.

Bronfman, Alejandra. Measures of Equality: Social Science, Citizenship, and Race in Cuba 1902-1940. Chapel Hill: UNC Press, 2003.

Burkholder, Mark and Lyman Johnson. Colonial Latin America, 6th Edition. New York: Oxford University Press, 2008,

Bush, Barbara. Slave Women in Caribbean Society, 1650-1838. Bloomington, IN: Indiana University Press, 1990.

Butler, Kim. “From Black History to Diasporan History: Brazilian Abolition in Afro-Atlantic Context.” African Studies Review 43:1 April 2000 p. 125-139.

Canny, Nicholas and Anthony Padgen. Colonial Identity in the Atlantic World, 1500-1800. Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 1987.

Carrera, Magali M. Imagining Identity in New Spain: Race, Lineage, and the Colonial Body in Portraiture and Casta Paintings. Austin: University of Texas Press, 2003.

Carroll, Patrick J. Blacks in Colonial Veracruz: Race, Ethnicity, and Regional Development. Austin: University of Texas Press, 1991.

Carvalho-Neto, Paulo de. Estudios Afros. Caracas: Univsidad Central de Venezuela, Instituto de Antropologia e Historia, 1971.

Chinea, Jorge L. “Race, Colonial Exploitation and West Indian Immigration in Nineteenth-Century Puerto Rico, 1800-1850.” The Americas 52:4 April 1996, p. 495-519.

Cohen, David W. and Jack P. Greene, eds. Neither Slave Nor Free: The Freedmen of African Descent in the Slave Societies of the New World. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 1972.

Cope, R. Douglas. The Limits of Racial Domination: Plebeian Society in Colonial Mexico City, 1660-1720. Madison, WI: University of Wisconsin Press, 1994.

Cottrol, Robert. “The Long Lingering Shadow: Law, Liberalism, and Cultures of Racial Hierarchy and Identity in the Americas.” Tulane Law Review 76:1 2001.

Curtin, Philip. “The Tropical Atlantic in the Age of the Slave Trade.” Washington DC: The American Historical Association.

Dallas, R.C. The History of the Maroons: From Their Origins to the Establishment of Their Chief Tribe at Sierra Leone. Vols 1 & 2. London: Longman and Rees, 1803.

Davis, Darien J., ed. Slavery and Beyond: The African Impact on Latin America and the Caribbean. Scholarly Resources, 1995.

Davis, Darién J., ed. Slavery and Beyond: The African Impact on Latin America and the Caribbean. Wilmington, DE: Scholarly Resources Inc., 1995.

De Dios Mosquera, Juan. Las Comunidades Negras de Columbia: Pasado, Presente, Futuro. Medellín, Colomubia: Editorial Lealon, 1986.

De la Fuente, Alejandro. “Forum: What Can Frank Tannenbaum Still Teach Us about the Law of Slavery?” Law and History Review 22:2 Summer 2004.

De la Fuente, Alejandro. A Nation for All: Inequality, Race, and Politics in Twentieth-Century Cuba. Chapel Hill: UNC Press, 2000.

De la Fuente, Alejandro, “Race, National Discourse, and Politics in Cuba,” Latin American Perspectives 25:3 May 1998, pp. 43-69.

Depestre, René. Buenos Dias y Adios a la Negritud. Havana, Cuba: Casa de las Americas, 1986.

Diggs, Irene. “Color in Colonial Spanish America.” The Journal of Negro History 38:4 October 1953, p. 403-427.

Dos Santos Gomez, Flávio. “A ‘Safe Haven’: Runaway Slaves, Mocombos, and Borders in Colonial Amazonia, Brazil.” Hispanic American Historical Review 82:3 2002 p. 469-498.

Duany, Jorge. “Reconstructing Racial Identity: Ethnicity, Color, and Class among Dominicans in the United States and Puerto Rico.” Latin American Perspectives 25:3 Race and National Identity in the Americas. May, 1998, p. 147-172.

Eltis, David. The Rise of African Slavery in the Americas. New York: Cambridge University Press, 2000.

Esguerra, Jorge Canizares. How to Write the History of the New World: Histories, Epistemologies, and Identities in the Eighteenth-Century Atlantic World. Stanford, CA: Stanford University Press, 2001.

Ferrer, Ada. Insurgent Cuba: Race, Nation, and Revolution, 1868-1898. Chapel Hill, NC: University of North Carolina Press. 1999.

Fiehrer, Thomas. “Slaves and Freedmen in Colonial Central America: Rediscovering a Forgotten Black Past.” The Journal of Negro History 64:1 Winter 1979, p. 39-57.

Fischer, Sibylle.  Modernity Disavowed: Haiti and the Cultures of Slavery in the Age of Revolution. Durham, NC: Duke University Press, 2004.

Fraginals, Manuel Moreno. The Sugarmill: The Socioeconomic Complex of Sugar in Cuba, Cericf Belfrage, trans., New York: Monthly Review Press, 1976.

Frank, Ross. “They Conceal a Malice Most Refined: Controlling Social and Ethnic Mobility in Late Colonial Mexico.” Choice, Persuasion, and Coercion: Social Control on Spain’s North American Frontiers. Jesus de las Teja and Ross Frank, eds. Albuquerque: University of New Mexico Press, 2005.

Gates, Henry Louis and Maria Wolff. “An Overview of the Sources of on the Life and Work of Juan Latino, the ‘Ethiopian Humanist,” Research in African Literatures 29:4 Winter 1998, pp. 14-51.

Garrigus, John D. “Colour, Class, and Identity on the Eve of the Haitian Revolution: Saint Domingue’s Free Colored Elite as colons americains.” Against the Odds: Free Blacks in the Slave Societies of the Americas. Jane Landers, ed. Portland, OR: Frank Cass, 1996.

Geggus, David. The Impact of the Haitian Revolution on the Atlantic World. University of South Carolina Press, 2001.

Gerhard, Peter. “A Black Conquistador in Mexico.” The Hispanic American Historical Review 58:3 August 1978, p. 451-459.

Genovese, Eugene D. From Rebellion to Revolution: Afro-American Slave Revolts in the Making of the Modern World. Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University Press, 1979.

Gomez, Michael A. Reversing Sail: A History of the African Diaspora. New York: Cambridge University Press, 2005.

Gutiérrez, Ramón. When Jesus Came the Corn Mothers Went Away: Marriage, Sexuality, and Power in New Mexico, 1500-1846. Stanford, CA: Stanford University Press, 1991.

Hall, Gwendolyn Midlo. Slavery and African Ethnicities in the Americas: Restoring the Links. Chapel Hill: NC: University of North Carolina Press, 2005.

Hall, Gwendolyn Midlo. Africans in Colonial Louisiana: The Development of Afro-Creole Culture in the Eighteenth Century. Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University Press, 1992.

Hall, Gwendolyn Midlo. Social Control in Slave Plantation Societies: A Comparison of St. Domingue and Cuba. Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University Press, 1971.

Hanger, Kimberly. “Patronage, Property and Persistence: The Emergence of a Free Black Elite in Spanish New Orleans.” Against the Odds: Free Black in the Slave Societies of the Americas. Jane Landers, ed. Portland, OR: Frank Cass, 1996.

Harris, Marvin. Patterns of Race in the Americas. New York: Norton, 1974.

Helg, Aline. “Race and Black Mobilization in Early Independent Cuba: A Comparative Perspective.” Ethnohistory 44:1 Winter 1997 p. 53-74.

Helg, Aline. 1995. Our Rightful Share: The Afro-Cuban Struggle or Equality 1886-1912. Chapel Hill, NC: University of North Carolina Press.

Helg, Aline. “Race in Argentina and Cuba, 1880-1930,” The Idea of Race in Latin America, 1870-1940, Richard Graham, ed., Austin, TX: University of Texan Press, 1990.

Hernandez, Deborah Pacini. “Dancing with the Enemy: Cuban Popular Music, Race, Authenticity, and the Music Landscape.” Latin American Perspectives 25:3 May 1998, pp. 110-125.

Herrera, Robinson A. “’Por Que No Sabemos Firmar’: Black Slaves in Early Guatemala.” The Americas 57:2 October 2000 p. 247-267.

Herzog, Tamar. Defining Nations: Immigrants and Citizens in Early Modern Spain and Spanish America. New Haven: Yale University Press, 2003.

Hoetink, H. “Early Slavery on the Pacific Coast.” Journal of Interamerican Studies and World Affairs 17:3 August 1975 p. 345-349.

Howard, Philip. Changing History: Afro-Cuban Cabildos and Societies of Color in the Nineteenth Century, Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University Press, 1988.

Johnson, Lyman. “Arisans,” Cities and Societies in Colonial Latin America, Louisa Schell Hoberman and Susan Migden Soclow, eds. Albuquerque, NM: University of New Mexico Press, 1986.

Jones, Rhett S. “Race, Ideas About Race, and the Formation of Zambo Societies.” The Griot 23:1 Spring 2004 p. 14-25.

Kamen, Henry. Empire: How Spain Became a World Power, 1492-1763. New York: HarperCollins, 2003.

Katzu, Ilona. Casta Painting: Images of Race in Eighteenth-Century Mexico. New Haven: Yale University Press, 2005.

Kicza, John E. “Native American, African, and Hispanic Communities During the Middle Period in the Colonial Americas.” Historical Archaeology 31:1 1997 p. 9-17.

King, James F. “The Colored Castes and American Representation in the Cortez of Cadiz.” The Hispanic American Historical Review 33:1 February 1953 p. 33-64.

King, James F. “A Royalist View of the Colored Castes in the Venezuelan War of Independence.” The Hispanic American Historical Review 33:4 November 1953 p. 526-537.

Klein, Herbert S. African Slavery in Latin America and the Caribbean. New York: Oxford University Press, 1986.

Klein, Herbert S. Slavery in the Americas: A Comparative Study of Cuba and Virginia. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1967.

Knight, Franklin W. “The Haitian Revolution.” The American Historical Review 105.1 (2000): 29 pars. 2 Jul. 2006 <http://www.historycooperative.org/journals/ahr/105.1/ah000103.html>.

Knight, Franklin. Slave Society in Cuba during the Nineteenth Century. Madison: University of Wisconsin Press, 1970.

Kraay, Hendrick. Afro-Brazilian Culture and Politics: Bahia, 1790s to 1990s. Armonk: M. E. Sharp, 1998.

Landers, Jane. “Social Control on Spain’s Contested Florida Frontier.” Choice, Persuasion, and Coercion: Social Control on Spain’s North American Frontiers. Jesus de las Teja and Ross Frank, eds. Albuquerque: University of New Mexico Press, 2005.

Landers, Jane. Black Society in Spanish Florida. Chicago: University of Illinois Press, 1999.

Landers, Jane. “Africans in the Spanish Colonies.” Historical Archaeology 31:1 1997 p. 84-91.

Landers, Jane, ed. Against the Odds: Free Black in the Slave Societies of the Americas. Portland, OR: Frank Cass, 1996.

Lavrin, Asuncion. Sexuality and Marriage in Colonial Latin America. Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, 1989.

Lipski, John M. “The Negros Congos of Panama: Afro-Hispanic Creole Language and Culture.” Journal of Black Studies 16:4 June 1986, p. 409-428.

Logan, Rayford W. “Estevanico, Negro Discoverer of the Southwest: A Critical Reexamination.” Phylon 1:4 4th Quarter, 1940, p. 305-314.

Lombardi, John W. The Decline and Abolition of Negro Slavery in Venezuela, 1820-1854. Westport, CT: Greenwood Press, 1971.

Lovell, Peggy A. and Charles Wood. “Skin Color, Racial Identity, and Life Chances in Brazil.” Latin American Perspectives 25:3 May 1998, pp. 90-109.

McDonald, Dedra S. “Intimacy and Empire: Indian-African Interaction in Spanish Colonial New Mexico, 1500-1800.” Confounding the Color Line: The Indian Black Experience in North America. James F. Brooks, ed. Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, 2002.

Martínez Montiel, Luz María. Presencia africana en Sudamérica. Mexico, D.F.: Consejo Nacional para la Cultura y las Artes, 1995.

Martinez-Alier, Verena. Marriage, Class, and Colour in Nineteenth-
Century Cuba. Ann Arbor, MI: University of Michigan Press, 1989.

Martinez-Echazabal, “Lourdes. Meztizaje and the Discourse of Cultural Identity in Latin America, 1845-1959.” Latin American Perspectives 25:3 May 1998, pp. 21-42.

Mars, Perry. “Caribbean Influences in African-American Political Struggles.” Ethnic and Racial Studies 27:4 July 2004, p. 565-583.

Mellafe, Rolando. La introduccion de la esclavitud negra en Chile: trafcio y rutas. Santiago, Chile: Editorial Universitaria, 1984 [1959].

Mintz, Sidney. Sweetness and Power: The Place of Sugar in Modern History. New York: Penguin, 1986.

Montaño, Oscar D. Umkhonto: la lanza negra: historia del aporte negro-africano en la formación del Uruguay. Montevideo, Uruguay: Rosebud Ediciones, 1997.

Morejon, Nancy. “Cuba and Its Deep Africanicity.” Callaloo 28:4 Fall 2005 p. 933-951.

Moriner, Magnus. Race Mixture in the History of Latin America. Boston: Little, Brown and Company, 1967.

Nuñez, Benjamin. Dictionary of Afro-Latin American Civilization. Westport, CT:African Bibliographic Center, 1980.

Olien, Michael D. “Black and Part-Black Populations in Colonial Costa Rica: Ethnohistorical Resources and Problems.” Ethnohistory 27:1 Winter 1980, p. 13-29.

Olson, Margaret M. “Negros Horros and Cimarrones on the Legal Frontiers of the Caribbean: Accessing the African Voice in Colonial Spanish American Texts.” Research in African Literatures 29:4 Winter 1998 p. 52-72.

Palmer, Colin. Slaves of the White God: Blacks in Mexico, 1570-1650. Cambridge:Harvard University Press, 1976.

Paquette, Robert L. Sugar Is Made with Blood: The Conspiracy of La Escalera and the Conflict between Empires over Slavery in Cuba. Middletown, CT: Wesleyan University Press, 1988.

Parish, Helen Rand. Estebanico. New York: The Viking Press, 1974.

Patterson, Tiffany Ruby and Robin D.G. Kelley. “Unfinished Migrations: Reflections on the African Diaspora and the Making of the Modern World.” African Studies Review 43:1 April 2000 p. 11-45.

Price, Richard, ed. Maroon Societies: Rebel Slave Communities in the Americas. Johns Hopkins University Press, 1996 [1972].

Rebollar, Rafael. La Raiz Olvidada (The Forgotten Roots) The African Diaspora in the Americas Collection Series. 1998. Video.

Reinhardt, Catherine. “French Caribbean Slaves Forge Their Own Ideal of Liberty in 1789.” Slavery in the Caribbean Fracophone World: Distant Voices, Forgotten Acts, Forged Identities. Doris Y. Kadish, ed. Athens: The University of Georgia Press, 2000.

Restall, Matthew, ed. Beyond Black and Red: African-Native Relations in Colonial Latin America. Albuquerque, NM: University of New Mexico Press, 2005. 

Restall, Matthew. Seven Myths of Spanish Conquest. New York: Oxford, 2003.
Restall, Matthew and Jane Landers. “The African Experience in Early Spanish America.” The Americas 57:2 October 2000 p. 167-170.

Restall, Matthew. “Black Conquistadores: Armed Africans in Early Spanish America.” The Americas 57:2 October 2000 p.171-205.

Romero, Fernando. Papel de los descendientes de africanos en el desarrollo económico-social del Peru. La Molina, Peru: Taller de Estudios Andinos, Departamento de Ciencias Humanas, Universidad Nacional Agraria, 1980.

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Safa, Helen. “Introduction.” Latin American Perspectives 25:3 May 1998, pp. 3-20.

Scott, Rebecca. Slave Emancipation in Cuba. Pittsburgh, PA: University of Pittsburgh Press, 2000.

Schmidt-Nowara, Christopher. Empire and Antislavery: Spain, Cuba, and Puerto Rico, 1833-1874. Pittsburgh, PA: University of Pittsburgh Press, 1999.

Schafer, Daniel. “Shades of Freedom: Anna Kingsley in Senegal, Florida, and Haiti.” Against the Odds: Free Black in the Slave Societies of the Americas. Jane Landers, ed. Portland, OR: Frank Cass, 1996.

Shepherd, Varene, ed. Slavery Without Sugar: Diversity in Caribbean Economy and Society Since the 17th Century. Gainesville, FL: University Press of Florida, 2002.

Skidmore, Thomas. Black into White: Race and Nationality in Brazilian Thought. New York: Oxford University Press, 1974.

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Tannenbaum, Frank. Slave and Citizen: The Negro in the Americas. New York: Knopf, 1947.

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Torres-Saillant, “The Tribulations of Blackness: Stages in Dominican Racial Identity,” Latin American Perspectives 25:3 May 1998, pp. 126-146.

Thompson, Vincent Bakpetu. The Making of the African Diaspora in the Americas, 1441-1900. New York: Longman, 1987.

Thorton, John. Africa and Africans in the Making of the Atlantic World, 1400-1800. New York: Cambridge University Press, 1992.

Twinam, Ann. Public Lives Private Secrets: Gender, Honor, Sexuality, and  Illegitimacy in Colonial Spanish America.  Stanford, CA: Stanford University Press, 1999.

Vega, Marta Moreno. “Interlocking African Diaspora Cultures in the Work of Fernando Ortiz.” Journal of Black Studies 31:1 September 2000, p. 39-50.

Vincent, Ted. “The Blacks Who Freed Mexico.” Journal of Negro History 79:3 Summer 1994, p. 257-276.

Vinson, Ben, III. “Articulating Space: The Free-Colored Military Establishment in Colonial Mexico from the Conquest to Independence.” Callaloo 27:1 Winter 2004 p. 150-171.

Vinson, Ben, III. “The Racial Profile of a Rural Mexican Province in the ‘Costa Chica’: Igualapa in 1791.” The Americas 57:2 October 2000 p. 269-282.

Wade, Peter. Race and Ethnicity in Latin America. Chicago, IL: Pluto Press, 1997.

Wade, Peter. Blackness and Race Mixture: The Dynamics of Racial Identity in Columbia. Baltimore, MD: Johns Hopkins University Press, 1993.

Weik, Terry. “The Archaeology of Maroon societies in the Americas: Resistance, Cultural Continuity, and Transformation in the African Diaspora.” Historical Archaeology 31:2 1997 p. 81-92.

Whitten, Norman E. and Arlene Torres. Blackness in Latin America and the Caribbean: Social Dynamics and Cultural Transformations. Vols. 1 & 2. Bloomington, IN: Indiana University Press, 1998.

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Wright, Winthrop R.  Café con Leche: Race, Class, and National Image in Venezuela. Austin: University of Texas, 1990.