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AFRODESC African descendants and slavery: domination, identification and heritage in the Americas

14 January 2009 andres 0

The slave trade and slavery have always been globalised phenomena. The objective of this project is to comprehend the global aspect of the social dynamics studied (today characterised by such terms as “diasporas”, “Black Atlantic”, “transnational movements”), by conducting research on localised sites, the results of which will be contrasted and resituated in a larger framework. This multidisciplinary project emanating from and focusing on colonial and post-colonial societies, from north [Lire la suite…]