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AUDIO: Flory, Regent, and Chivallon on Enslaved Resistance and Revolt

Céline Flory, Frédéric Regent, and Christine Chivallon discuss slave revolts and resistance with Emmanuel Laurentin. 9 more words


Does there need to be a Vogue Africa?

Lagos was the cradle of African fashion a few weeks ago, hosting 2 big fashion shows. Lagos Fashion Week Nigeria (23 – 25th March) Arise Fashion week 2018 (31 March – 2nd April). 585 more words

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DIGITAL: Databases of Runaway Slave Advertisements

A round-up of databases of runaway slave advertisements shared by Jessica Marie Johnson on Twitter. List (with additions from Twitters users) below the fold: 556 more words

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WATCH: Amazing Facts About Ghana - Facts Africa e2 - 2nacheki

Shalom everyone! The following is a video by 2nachecki/YouTube presenting some amazing facts about the West African nation of Ghana:

  1. Ghana is located in West Africa.
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ARTICLE: Morgan on Partus Sequitur Ventrem: Law, Race, and Reproduction in Colonial Slavery

Jennifer L. Morgan; Partus sequitur ventrem: Law, Race, and Reproduction in Colonial Slavery. Small Axe 1 March 2018; 22 (1 (55)): 1–17. doi: https://doi.org/10.1215/07990537-4378888

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"This Zinc Roof" by Kei Miller #PoetryMonth

Kei Miller is a Jamaican poet, novelist, essayist and blogger; he’s published nine books. His third novel, Augustown, won the 2017 OCM Bocas Prize for Caribbean Literature.  247 more words


Dark Sugars Cocoa House

Not just for chocolate lovers, Dark Sugars is a nice spot on the famous stretch of road, know as Brick Lane, East London.

When I saw how Dark Sugars do their hot chocolate on Twitter, I made a point to go out of my way and visit them. 224 more words

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