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‘A Very Hell of Horrors’? The Haitian Revolution and the Early Transatlantic Haitian Gothic
This article explores the Gothicisation of the Haitian Revolution in the transatlantic discourse during the late eighteenth and early nineteenth centuries. As it argues, the Gothic mode has to beExpand
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Figures of terror: The “zombie” and the Haitian Revolution
ABSTRACT This article investigates the relation of the figure of the zombie to the Haitian Revolution, the only successful slave revolution in the Atlantic World. While existing research oftenExpand
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Fermentation will be universal’: Intersections of Race and Class in Wedderburn’s Black Atlantic Discourse of Transatlantic Revolution
This chapter will engage with the figure of ultra-radical Black Atlantic abolitionist and insurrectionary preacher Robert Wedderburn (1762-1835/6?). Born free in Jamaica as the son of an enslavedExpand
Figures of Terror: The Haitian Revolution and the Zombie
This article investigates the relation of the figure of the zombie to the Haitian Revolution, the only successful slave revolution in the Atlantic World. While existing research often stresses theExpand