Omohundro Institute of Early American History & Culture

Leading Early American Scholarship Since 1943

William and Mary Quarterly

3d ser., 68, no. 2 April 2011

Forum: Ethnogenesis

James Sidbury and Jorge Cañizares-Esguerra, Mapping Ethnogenesis in the Early Modern Atlantic181

James H. Sweet, The Quiet Violence of Ethnogenesis209

Claudio Saunt, The Indians’ Old World215

Pekka Hämäläinen, Lost in Transitions: Suffering, Survival, and Belonging in the Early Modern Atlantic World219

Laurent Dubois, Complications224

Christopher Hodson, Weird Science: Identity in the Atlantic World227

Karen B. Graubart, Toward Connectedness and Place233

Patrick Griffin, A Plea for a New Atlantic History236

James Sidbury and Jorge Cañizares-Esguerra, On the Genesis of Destruction, and Other Missing Subjects240

Atlantic Slavery, Atlantic Freedom:
George Washington, Slavery, and
Transatlantic Abolitionist Networks

Abstract  | Web Supplement
François Furstenberg

Sources and Interpretations

Power and Confession:
On the Credibility of the Earliest Reports of
the Denmark Vesey Slave Conspiracy

James O’Neil Spady

Reviews of Books

Snyder, Slavery in Indian Country: The Changing Face of Captivity in Early America. By Michael Guasco305

White, Encountering Revolution: Haiti and the Making of the Early Republic. By Ronald Angelo Johnson311

Zabin, Dangerous Economies: Status and Commerce in Imperial New York. By Carl Robert Keyes315

Beiler, Immigrant and Entrepreneur: The Atlantic World of Caspar Wistar, 1650–1750. By Cathy Matson320