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TRANSATLANTIC SLAVE TRADE
Rare Portrait of a Slave En Route to American Colonies Recalls Horrors of the Middle Passage
Senior curator for the Jamestown-Yorktown Foundation
Portraits of individual Africans who were enslaved and brought to the Americas are incredibly rare, and in virtually all instances the portraits were done long after the horrors of the Middle Passage. There is one clear exception to this rule, however.
The Slavery Papers: An Introduction
Curator, Arts Activist, Author, and self-described "Creative I...
Black History Month 2016 swept me past my generation and my personal memories, past Obama, MLK, Rosa Parks and straight back to the dawn of the African American experience: Slavery. The idea of it has remained on my mind, owed largely to the harlem is...DOWNTOWN exhibit
What America Owes Blacks
DuPont and Peabody award-winning journalist
Blacks are expected in a few states to live in the shadows of flag that celebrated and promoted our enslavement under any means necessary.
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