Kongo across the Waters

By: Susan Cooksey; Robin Poynor; Hein Vanhee

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No Flaws or Blemishes; Gift Quality. -------------------- A powerful statement through both word and image of how individuals of African descent have negotiated African cultural practices, whether through remembrance or rediscovery, as strategies for their physical and psychological health. [Jean Borgatti, Boston University] ----- Uses an interdisciplinary approach to understanding Kongo culture in Africa and its transformation in North America. Valuable in its scope and coverage, this is an important collection of studies from the leading scholars on Kongo. [”—Mariana Candido, author of An African Slaving Port and the Atlantic World]

Title: Kongo across the Waters

Author Name: Susan Cooksey; Robin Poynor; Hein Vanhee

Categories: Other,

Publisher: Gainesville, Florida, University Press of Florida: 2013

ISBN Number: 0813049156

ISBN Number 13: 9780813049151

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: New

Jacket Condition: New

Type: Book

Seller ID: 011418

Keywords: African History; African Culture; African Craft,