Abolition's Peasants: The Climates of Post-Slavery Speculation

Martha Schoolman

Florida International University

Martha Schoolman is Associate Professor of English at Florida International University in Miami. She is the author of Abolitionist Geographies (2014) and co-editor with Jared Hickman of Abolitionist Places (2013).


Agrarianism, a now commonly considered “minor thread” of antislavery thought to its center. She shows how the combination of Garrisonian abolition’s literary productivity and its radical disinterest in the material... [ view full abstract ]


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