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Fighting for freedom: rebellion, revolt and revolution in the Caribbean

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The Haitian Revolution (1791-1804) heralded the beginning of the end of slavery in the Western Hemisphere, and the overthrow of colonial powers. Successive revolutions have shaped the region's political, economic and cultural landscapes today, as slavery has been challenged, and freedom sought. Join our panel for a fascinating insight into the legacies of rebellion, and challenges faced today across the Caribbean.

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Dr David Howard Associate Professor in Sustainable Urban Development; Fellow of Kellogg College, University of Oxford


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