Revista de Indias, Vol 75, No 263 (2015)

Enemigos íntimos: colonizadores y comentaristas franceses e ingleses en la isla de San Cristóbal


https://doi.org/10.3989/revindias.2015.003

Natalie A. Zacek
University of Manchester, Reino Unido

Resumen


Este artículo examina la variedad de textos producida por los colonos franceses e ingleses de la isla de St. Kitts (San Cristóbal) en los siglos XVII y XVIII, momento en que ambas comunidades se hallaban asentadas en este mismo territorio lo que generó mucha tensión y enfrentamientos frecuentes. La puesta en diálogo de estos textos permite entender las similitudes y diferencias entre los dos proyectos imperiales y ofrece una nueva perspectiva del asentamiento europeo en el Caribe en la época de la esclavitud.

Palabras clave


Francia; Inglaterra; Caribe; San Cristóbal; imperio; esclavitud

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