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By Persephone Braham,Paulina Alberto,Eddie Chambers,Monica Dominguez Torres,Colette Gaiter,Carla Guerron Montero,Carol E. Henderson,Camara Holloway,Wayne G. Marshall,Julie L. McGee,Robin D. Moore,Ifeoma Nwankwo,Phillip Penix-Tadsen,Lorrin Thomas

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ISBN-13: 9781611495393

Scholars of the African Americas are often segregated from each other via area or interval, through language, or by means of self-discipline. Bringing jointly essays on model, the visible arts, movie, literature, and historical past, this quantity indicates how our realizing of the African diaspora within the Americas might be enriched by way of crossing disciplinary limitations to recontextualize pictures, phrases, and options as a part of a far better complete.

Diaspora describes dispersion, but additionally the seeding, sowing, or scattering of spores that take root and develop, maturing and adapting inside new environments. The examples of diasporic cultural construction explored during this quantity consider loss and dispersal, yet additionally they represent expansive and dynamic highbrow and creative creation, neither totally African nor entirely American (in the hemispheric sense), whose resonance deeply inflects the entire Americas. African Diaspora within the Cultures of Latin the USA, the Caribbean, and the United States represents a decision for multidisciplinary, collaborative, and intricate techniques to the topic of the African diaspora.

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