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Transatlantic Abolition:
Nineteenth-Century Yorkshire

Is a project undertaken by Yosra Awad and directed by Bridget Bennett of the University of Leeds' School of English.

The project investigates the impact the United States had on Leeds in the middle of the nineteenth century and how political and religious contestations over slavery and abolition were reflected in the public culture of the city.

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Yosra Awad

Yosra is a Level Three undergraduate.

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