Barbara Heath
Heath, Barbara
Heath, Barbara
Subscribed to the newsletter
Send me site notifications emails
Description: Cabin, Quarter, Plantation: Architecture and Landscapes of North American Slavery
Barbara Heath synthesizes recent scholarship on slave quarter sites in Virginia to trace how historical and cultural factors of enslavement influenced the creation of place. Heath considers the growth of kin-based households, the transplantation of African ethnic groups to the Chesapeake, and the participation of enslaved women and men in consumer culture. Her dominant analytical theme,...
PublisherYale University Press
Related print edition pages: pp.156-176