Official Study Guide
- (PDF) Study Guide, “Film Pittsburgh, Teen Screen” by Lori Sisson and Kipp Dawson
- Peter Emanuel Interviews Marcus Rediker at the Mystic Seaport Museum
Web Resources and Primary Sources
Slave Voyages website. Brief Overview of the Trans-Atlantic Slave Trade by David Eltis
National Archives, Amistad primary sources and teaching activities
Library of Congress, Amistad primary sources
Yale University, Gilder Lehrman Center for the Study of Slavery, Resistance, and Abolition, Amistad primary sources and lesson plans
Yale University, Beinecke Library, Drawings of the Amistad Prisoners, New Haven
Barber, John Warner. A History of the Amistad Captives, 1840
Newspapers.com, historical newspaper clippings on Amistad
Additional resources from Marcus Rediker
- Lecture, “The Amistad Rebellion,” Mariners’ Museum, Newport News, VA, November 19, 2012 (broadcast on C-Span).
- Lecture, “The African Origins of the Amistad Rebellion,” Brown University, February 25, 2013.
- (PDF) Introduction, The Slave Ship: A Human History (Viking-Penguin, 2007). (Viking-Penguin, 2007).
- (PDF) Epilogue, The Amistad Rebellion: An Atlantic Odyssey of Slavery and Freedom (Viking-Penguin, 2012).
- (PDF) Article, “The African Origins of the Amistad Rebellion, 1839,” International Review of Social History, 58(2013), 15-34.