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18Jun

How the Legacy of Slavery Warps the World for Black Women

The following is from Rebecca Hall’s Wake: The Hidden History of Women-Led Slave Revolts, illustrated by Hugo Martínez.   ____________________________________________________ Excerpt adapted from Wake: The Hidden History of Women-Led Slave Revolts. Used with the permission of the publisher, Simon & Schuster. Copyright © 2021 by Rebecca Hall.

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