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The Case of John L. Brown: Slavery, Sex, South Carolina, and the Whispering Gallery of Transatlantic Abolitionism
Please see http://mcdaniel.blogs.rice.edu/?p=105 for an abstract.
Who Cares Who Made the Map? La Carta del Cantino and its anonymous maker
This paper explores the authorship of the anonymous La Carta del Cantino through an analysis of design signatures. Using high resolution digital copies of charts in ArcGIS, La Carta del Cantino is compared to contemporaneous ...
Paradoxical Infrastructures: Ruins, Retrofit, and Risk
In recent years, a dramatic increase in the study of infrastructure has occurred in the social sciences and humanities, following upon foundational work in the physical sciences, architecture, planning, information science, ...
The Fourth and the First: Abolitionist Holidays, Respectability, and Radical Interracial Reform
(American Quarterly, 2005)
Repealing Unions: American Abolitionists, Irish Repeal, and the Origins of Garrisonian Disunionism
(Journal of the Early Republic, 2008)