Break the Great Chain of Being: On “Becoming Human” and “Being Property Once Myself”
Brigitte Fielder reviews recent books by Zakiyyah Iman Jackson and Joshua Bennett....
PHILOSOPHY & CRITICAL THEORY
Brigitte Fielder is an associate professor at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. She is the author of Relative Races: Genealogies of Interracial Kinship in Nineteenth-Century America (Duke University Press, 2020) and co-editor of Against a Sharp White Background: Infrastructures of African American Print (University of Wisconsin Press, 2019).