REGION AND NATION IN AMERICAN HISTORIES OF RACE AND SLAVERY OCTOBER 6–9, 2016 • MOUNT VERNON, VIRGINIA

Chair: Richard Bell, University of Maryland

Alexandra Finley, College of William & Mary (Ph.D. 2016), “Finding the Domestic in the Domestic Slave Trade: Women’s Labor in the Richmond Slave Market”

Stephanie Jones-Rogers, University of California, Berkeley, “Mistresses of the Market: White Women and the Nineteenth-Century Domestic Slave Trade”

Shauna Sweeney, Omohundro Institute of Early American History and Culture, “Market Marronnage: Enslaved Women Traders in Nineteenth-Century Jamaica”

Comment: Jessica Marie Johnson, John Hopkins University

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