University of Illinois Press
A Far Reaching Look at Slavery Through the Eyes of One Who Lived It
In 1856, an enslaved woman named Margaret Garner attempted to obtain freedom by running away with her family. Their quest quickly ended after being discovered by slave catchers. In a last ditch effort to resist her master ....
"Gendered Resistance: Women, Slavery, and the Legacy of Margaret Garner,"
Civil War Book Review: Vol. 16
Available at: https://digitalcommons.lsu.edu/cwbr/vol16/iss2/6