This article describes the process of looking across post–Civil War political, labor, and social archives for black community formations, black imaginaries around freedom, and fugitive legislative changes in an attempt to recover freed people's theorizing of the political.
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1 December 2015
Laura Helton Justin Leroy Max Mishler Samantha Seeley Shauna Sweeney
Thulani Davis; Recovering Fugitive Freedoms. Social Text 1 December 2015; 33 (4 (125)): 61–67. doi: https://doi.org/10.1215/01642472-3315910
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