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Our Final Exodus

For four hundred years your descendants will be strangers in a country not their own and they will be enslaved and mistreated – Acts 7:6 NIV… 1,650 more words

Black Men

JOB: Assistant/Associate Professor, Arts and Visual Culture of Africa and/or its Diaspora @ Queen's University

The Department of Art History and Art Conservation in the Faculty of Arts and Science, in conjunction with the Agnes Etherington Art Centre (AEAC), at Queen’s University, invites applications for a Queen’s National Scholar (QNS) position at the rank of Associate or Assistant Professor with a specialization in the Arts and Visual Culture of Africa and/or its Diaspora (historical or contemporary). 893 more words

Opportunities

BOOK: Cooper on Slavery and Resistance in Montreal

Afua Cooper. The Hanging of Angelique: The Untold Story of Canadian Slavery and the Burning of Old Montreal. Athens: University of Georgia Press, 2007.

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Slavery

New Release: Africa and Its Diaspora

Africa and Its Diaspora: History, Identity and Economy

This book provides important aspects of African diasporic experiences, covering the mass movement of Africans to Asia, Europe, and United States of America, the resistance to the epistemic violence caused by slavery and slave revolts, and the survival of African culture in the Diaspora. 161 more words

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An Afternoon at the Schomburg

On my recent trip to New York City, I spent my last hours visiting the Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture. I was elated to walk through its’ doors. 811 more words

Life

Harlem Blues

I walk briskly through the corridor in my office building, my feet touching the floor so lightly that it looks like I’m floating. Most people are longer-limbed than I am, so I’ve adopted the habit of moving quickly to keep up. 1,125 more words

Life