On the Media

“The Case for Reparations is Nothing New,” article by Mohamed Elnaiem, Jstor Daily, February 27, 2020.

“Mount Vernon discontinues Washington magnet over slave teeth controversy,” article by Justine Coleman, The Hill, February 20, 2020.

“Mount Vernon Stops Selling Souvenir Washington Dentures Over Ties To Slavery,” article by Natalie Delgadillo, DCist, February 20, 2020.

“The Racism Denier in Charge of Defending Black Rights in Brazil,” article by Katy Watson, BBC, February 14, 2020.

“How Ghana’s Historic Homecoming is Changing Africa,” article by Zaina Adamu at CNN Travel, January 13, 2020.

“Histories of Violence: Slavery in America,” Brad Evans interviews Ana Lucia Araujo, Los Angeles Review of Books, December 23, 2019.

Podcast “Reparations” part of the Radical Imagination podcast series, hosted by Angela Glover Blackwell with Guests Melisande Short-Colomb and Ana Lucia Araujo, November 3, 2019.

“États-Unis: 400 ans après, la blessure de l’esclavage toujours vivace,” news report by Fanny Allard, France 24, October 23, 2019.

“The 1619 anniversary: Where does the American story begin?” article by Elena Gooray, The Philadelphia Inquirer, September 15, 2019.

“Aux États-Unis, le débat persiste sur les compensations aux descendants d’esclaves,” article (in French) by Raphaël Bouvier-Auclair, Radio Canada, August 26, 2019.

No, Confederate Monuments Don’t Preserve History. They Manipulate It,” article by Ana Lucia Araujo, Newsweek, August 16, 2019.

‘Wat helpen excuses mij? De erfenis en de pijn blijven,’ article (in Dutch) by Nina Jurna, NRC Handelsblad, July 1st, 2019.

Dollars Today for Enslavement Long Ago? Georgetown Students Say Yes,” article by Stacy Teicher Khadaroo, The Christian Science Monitor, June 19, 2019.

“What you need to know about reparations after the first congressional hearing convened on the topic in more than a decade,” article by Valerie Russ, The Philadelphia Inquirer, June 19, 2019.

États-Unis 2020: indemnisation des Afro-Américains sur l’agenda des démocrates,” article by Tirthankar Chanda, Radio France Internationale, June 19, 2019.

“The House Hearing on Slavery Reparations Is Part of a Long History. Here’s What to Know on the Idea’s Tireless Early Advocates,” article by Arica L. Coleman, Time, June 18, 2019.

Dandara e Luisa Mahin são consideradas heroínas do Brasil: O problema é que elas nunca existiram” [in Portuguese], article by Ana Lucia Araujo,  Intercept Brasil, June 4, 2019.

“Wreck of Last Slave Ship Found in Alabama,” article by Anne-Marie Bissada, Radio France Internationale, May 25, 2019.

“The History of Black Women Championing Demands for Reparations,” article by Ana Lucia Araujo, History News Network, May 19, 2019.

“The Century-Long Fight for Reparations,”  article by Ana Lucia Araujo, “Made by History,” Washington Post, April 28, 2019.

“Aux États-Unis, le retour du débat sur les réparations de l’esclavage,” article by Stéphanie Le Bars, Le Monde, May 10, 2019.

“Reparations for Descendants of the Slave Trade Emerges as Democrats’ Campaign Platform,”article by Stacy Brown, Black Press USA, April 7, 2019.

“Reparations: An Idea Whose Time Has Come?” article by Jonathan Tilove, Austin American-Statesman, April 6, 2019.

“Nenhum negro foi indenizado pela escravidão no Brasil: Esse debate é mais urgente do que nunca” [in Portuguese] by Ana Lucia Araujo, Intercept Brasil, February 18, 2019.

“Vogue Brazil Fashion Director Resigns Over Photos that Evoke Slavery Era” article by Ernesto Lodoño, New York Times, February 15, 2019.

Review of Reparations for Slavery and the Slave Trade: A Transnational and Comparative History by Ana Lucia Araujo, review by Jacob. T. Parks, H-Caribbean, January 2019.

“A reparação aos escravos,” Interview with Ana Lucia Araujo by historians Miguel Bandeira Jerónimo and José Pedro Monteiro, in the Portuguese magazine Visão História, October 2018.

“Slavery and a Transnational History of Reparations” review by Guy Emerson Mount, of the book Reparations for Slavery: A Transnational and Comparative History by Ana Lucia Araujo, Black Perspectives, October 16, 2018.

“Brazil’s National Museum fire in context” article by Ana Lucia Araujo, HistoryExtra, The official website for BBC History Magazine and BBC World Histories Magazine, September 2018.

“A Crime Against World Heritage”: Experts Mourn Brazil’s National Museum,” article by Alex Morrison, Sotheby’s Museum Network, September 7, 2018.

Interview about the fire that destroyed Brazil’s National Museum, This Morning, TBS eFM radio program, Seoul, South Korea, September 6, 2018.

“What Was Lost in Brazil’s Devastating Museum Fire,” article by Ed Yong, The Atlantic, September 4, 2018.

“Brazilians Mourn Museum’s Priceless Collection Amid Anger at Funding Cuts,” The Guardian, September 3, 2018.

“Histoire des réparations pour l’esclavage,” interview with Ana Lucia Araujo by Dr. Vincent Hirribarren, Blog Africa4: Regards croisés sur l’Afrique [in French],  Libération,  September 3, 2018.

“Móvel com referência a instrumento de tortura contra escravos causa revolta nas redes,” O Globo , article by Sérgio Matsuura [in Portuguese] July 11, 2018.

“Hablemos de História,” Podcast in Spanish and Portuguese on the book Reparations for Slavery and the Slave Trade: A Transnational and Comparative History by Ana Lucia Araujo, April 12, 2018.

“Reparations, memorials discussed at conference at UVA,” article by Ruth Serven, The Daily Progress, March 21, 2018.

#OffScriptOn9 at WUS9: Howard University Professor discusses new book Reparations for Slavery and the Slave Trade with Bruce Johnson, February 15, 2018.

“Reparations NOW: Global and Historical Receipts with Dr. Ana Lucia Araujo,” Truth’s Table Podcast, February 8, 2018.

“Museus levam Benim a discutir papel na escravidão,” [in Portuguese] article by Kevin Sieff, O Globo, February 4, 2018.

An African country reckons with its history of selling slaves,” article by Kevin Sieff, Washington Post, January 29, 2018.

Interview with Ana Lucia Araujo about her new book Reparations for Slavery, on Dr. Ron Daniels Vantage Point Radio Show WBAI, 99.5 FM, January 22, 2018.

“Reparations for Slavery and the Slave Trade: A New Book on the Idea of Reparations,” article by Julie Hawks, Black Perspectives, January 5, 2018.

“V Books: Prof. Ana Araujo Pens a Comprehensive History of ‘Reparations for Slavery and the Slave Trade in New Book,” article by Darryl Robertson, Vibe, November 20, 2017.

The Scholars Behind the Quest for Reparations,” article by Marc Perry, Chronicle of Higher Education, November 14, 2017.

“Reconciling with the Past: Ana Lucia Araujo’s Lecture on Coming to Terms with the Past When Monuments Are Taken Down,” blog post by Daniel Wright, The Gettysburg Compiler on the Front Lines of History, November 8, 2017.

“Livro mostra o ‘romantismo tropical’ do Brasil do século 19,” blog post [in Portuguese] by Diego C. Smirne, Jornal da USP, October 6, 2017.

“Protesto de jogadores negros na NFL mostra falácia da era pós-racial,” interview [in Portuguese] by Tori Oliveira with Ana Lucia Araujo, Carta Capital, September 27, 2017.

Review of Araujo’s book Shadows of the Slave Past by Renée Ater, Historical Dialogues. April 6, 2017.

“O Brasil deveria mudar o modo como lida com a memória da escravidão?” article by João Fellet, BBC Brasil, October 29, 2016.

“The Mythology of Racial Democracy in Brazil,” article by Ana Lucia Araujo, OpenDemocracy, June 22, 2015.

“Slavery is not dead: it’s not even past,” article by Ana Lucia Araujo, OpenDemocracy, May 5, 2015.

“Portugal deve pagar indemnizações pela escravatura?” article [in Portuguese] by Joana Gorjão Henriques, O Público, November 9, 2014.

“What Obama really saw at the Door of No Return,’ a disputed memorial to the slave trade,”article by Max Fischer, Washington Post, June 28, 2013.