"Marcus Rediker is Distinguished Professor of Atlantic History at the University of Pittsburgh. He has written, co-written, or edited nine books, including The Slave Ship, which was translated into French and published by Éditions du Seuil as À Bord du Négrier (Paris, 2013) and The Amistad Rebellion (2012), which is currently being translated for publication in French by Éditions du Seuil.