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Equiano and the Transatlantic Slave Trade

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In this paper, I will describe the relationship between an archival advertisement for a slave sale and the 18th century autobiography by Olaudah Equiano known as The Interesting Narrative. The object entitled “Advertisement for Slave Sale, New Orleans, May 13, 1835” was obtained from The Transatlantic Slave Trade and Slave Life in the Americas digital…

Remembering The Middle Passage

4 days ago

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Ohanys Rodriguez English 302 Professor Kappes February 28,2018 Remembering The Middle Passage The archival that I chose connects with “The Interesting Narrative” by Olaudah Equiano, because it symbolizes the act of slavery which has affected many African-American’s throughout history. The Transatlantic Slave Trade is referred as the first system of globalization, which means that it…

European Standards of Beauty During the 17th Century Trans Atlantic Slave Trade

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Angelica Cruz ENG-302 Prof. Kappes March 18,2018   European Standards of Beauty During the 17th Century Trans-Atlantic Slave Trade   The history of the African people enslaved by European slave traders has been portrayed in countless artistic expressions including literature and woodcarving. These mediums often depict the African people as being less than ideal in…

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