African Voices Of The Atlantic Slave Trade

Author: Anne Caroline Bailey
Editor: Beacon Press
ISBN: 9780807055120
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A different perspective on the slave trade focuses on the few stories that have been remembered in the Anlo Ewe community, residents of an area in southeastern Ghana once called the old Slave Coast.
African Voices of the Atlantic Slave Trade
Language: en
Pages: 289
Authors: Anne Caroline Bailey
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005 - Publisher: Beacon Press

A different perspective on the slave trade focuses on the few stories that have been remembered in the Anlo Ewe community, residents of an area in southeastern Ghana once called the old Slave Coast.
African Voices of the Atlantic Slave Trade
Language: en
Pages: 304
Authors: Anne Bailey
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006-01-01 - Publisher: Beacon Press

It's an awful story. It's an awful story. Why do you want to bring this up now?--Chief Awusa of Atorkor For centuries, the story of the Atlantic slave trade has been filtered through the eyes and records of white Europeans. In this watershed book, historian Anne C. Bailey focuses on
African Voices on Slavery and the Slave Trade: Volume 1, The Sources
Language: en
Pages: 563
Authors: Alice Bellagamba, Sandra E. Greene, Martin A. Klein
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-05-13 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

Though the history of slavery is a central topic for African, Atlantic world and world history, most of the sources presenting research in this area are European in origin. To cast light on African perspectives, and on the point of view of enslaved men and women, this group of top
Metaphor and the Slave Trade in West African Literature
Language: en
Pages: 264
Authors: Laura T. Murphy
Categories: Literary Collections
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-04-02 - Publisher: Ohio University Press

Metaphor and the Slave Trade provides compelling evidence of the hidden but unmistakable traces of the transatlantic slave trade that persist in West African discourse. Through an examination of metaphors that describe the trauma, loss, and suffering associated with the commerce in human lives, this book shows how the horrors
Reparations for Slavery and the Slave Trade
Language: en
Pages: 256
Authors: Ana Lucia Araujo
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-11-02 - Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

Slavery and the Atlantic slave trade are among the most heinous crimes against humanity committed in the modern era. Yet, to this day no former slave society in the Americas has paid reparations to former slaves or their descendants. European countries have never compensated their former colonies in the Americas,