This leading edge anthology makes a speciality of the enslavement, heart passage, American event, and go back to Africa of a unmarried cultural staff, the Yoruba. relocating past descriptions of familiar African studies, this anthology will enable scholars to track the studies of 1 cultural crew in the course of the cycle of the slave adventure within the Americas. the nineteen essays, utilising quite a few disciplinary views, offer an in depth learn of the way the Yoruba have been built-in into the Atlantic global in the course of the slave alternate and slavery, the variations of Yoruba identities and tradition, and the innovations for resistance hired by way of the Yoruba within the New World.
The participants are Augustine H. Agwuele, Christine Ayorinde, Matt D. Childs, Gibril R. Cole, David Eltis, Toyin Falola, C. Magbaily Fyle, Rosalyn Howard, Robin legislations, Babatunde Lawal, Russell Lohse, Paul E. Lovejoy, Beatriz G. Mamigonian, Robin Moore, Ann O’Hear, Luis Nicolau Parés, Michele Reid, João José Reis, Kevin Roberts, and Mariza de Carvalho Soares.
Blacks within the Diaspora―Claude A. Clegg III, editor
Darlene Clark Hine, David Barry Gaspar, and John McCluskey, founding editors