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In Pictures: Africans Living in India
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written by Mahesh Shantaram, 1977- (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2016),
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written by Mahesh Shantaram, 1977- (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2016),
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Jamaicans in Nottingam: Narratives and Reflections
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written by Norma Gregory, 1969- (Hertford, England: Hansib Publications, 2015, originally published 2015), 134 page(s)
This is a unique collection of personal and reflective interviews and articles that presents narratives of life in Nottingham, from individuals of Jamaican heritage who have contributed to the spirit and life of the city and its surrounding areas, from the 1940s to the present day.This volume includes witness acco...
written by Norma Gregory, 1969- (Hertford, England: Hansib Publications, 2015, originally published 2015), 134 page(s)
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3. Retaking the Middle Passage: glimpses of a modern African diaspora in Brazil
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written by Wangui Kimari, fl. 2008; in African Diaspora in Brazil: History, Culture and Politics (New York, NY: Routledge (Publisher), 2014, originally published 2014), 15-28

The term 'Black Atlantic' was coined to describe the social, cultural and political space that emerged out of the experience of slavery, exile, oppression, exploitation and resistance. This volume seeks to recast a new map of the 'Black Atlantic' beyond the Anglophone Atlantic zone by focusing on Brazil as a socia...

written by Wangui Kimari, fl. 2008; in African Diaspora in Brazil: History, Culture and Politics (New York, NY: Routledge (Publisher), 2014, originally published 2014), 15-28
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Radical Moves: Caribbean Migrants and the Politics of Race in the Jazz Age
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written by Lara Putnam, fl. 2013 (Chapel Hill, NC: University of North Carolina Press, 2013, originally published 2013), 337 page(s)
In the generations after emancipation, hundreds of thousands of African-descended working-class men and women left their homes in the British Caribbean to seek opportunity abroad: in the goldfields of Venezuela and the cane fields of Cuba, the canal construction in Panama, and the bustling city streets of Brooklyn...
written by Lara Putnam, fl. 2013 (Chapel Hill, NC: University of North Carolina Press, 2013, originally published 2013), 337 page(s)
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9 Toward a Christian Disneyland?
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written by Afe Adogame, 1964-; in African Migrations: Patterns and Perspectives (Bloomington, IN: Indiana University Press, 2013, originally published 2013), 173-194
Spurred by major changes in the world economy and in local ecology, the contemporary migration of Africans, both within the continent and to various destinations in Europe and North America, has seriously affected thousands of lives and livelihoods. The contributors to this volume, reflecting a variety of discipli...
written by Afe Adogame, 1964-; in African Migrations: Patterns and Perspectives (Bloomington, IN: Indiana University Press, 2013, originally published 2013), 173-194
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Believers: The Hidden World Of West Indian Spiritualism In New York
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written by Glenville C. Ashby, fl. 2012 (Hertford, England: Hansib Publications, 2012, originally published 2012), 216 page(s)
“Here in the midst of New York’s many faiths and religions is this fascinating account of the little known and understood aspect of West Indian spiritualism. Dr Ashby brings alive our differences and those things that unite us in this important chronicle. A must read!” George Lombardi, MD“With this book, D...
written by Glenville C. Ashby, fl. 2012 (Hertford, England: Hansib Publications, 2012, originally published 2012), 216 page(s)
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Blacks in the Diaspora, Modernity, Freedom, and the African Diaspora: Dublin, New Orleans, Paris
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written by Elisa Joy White, 1966-, in Blacks in the Diaspora (Bloomington, IL: Indiana University Press, 2012, originally published 2012), 355 page(s)
Elisa Joy White investigates the contemporary African Diaspora communities in Dublin, New Orleans, and Paris and their role in the interrogation of modernity and social progress. Beginning with an examination of Dublin’s emergent African immigrant community, White shows how the community’s negotiation of racis...
written by Elisa Joy White, 1966-, in Blacks in the Diaspora (Bloomington, IL: Indiana University Press, 2012, originally published 2012), 355 page(s)
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New African Diaspora
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edited by Nkiru Nzegwu, 1954- and Isidore Okpewho, 1941-2016 (Bloomington, IN: Indiana University Press, 2009, originally published 2009), 545 page(s)
The New York Times reports that since 1990 more Africans have voluntarily relocated to the United States and Canada than had been forcibly brought here before the slave trade ended in 1807. The key reason for these migrations has been the collapse of social, political, economic, and educational structures in their...
edited by Nkiru Nzegwu, 1954- and Isidore Okpewho, 1941-2016 (Bloomington, IN: Indiana University Press, 2009, originally published 2009), 545 page(s)
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Research in Migration and Ethnic Relations Series, African Diaspora in the United States and Europe: The Ghanaian Experience
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written by John A. Arthur, 1958-, in Research in Migration and Ethnic Relations Series (London, England: Routledge (Publisher), 2016, originally published 2008), 221 page(s)
This book systematically documents the experiences of Ghanaian communities in North America as a case study of the new African migration. The rapid increase in the number of Ghanaians lawfully admitted as permanent residents since 1980 offers an opportunity to investigate their immigrant journeys, their membership...
written by John A. Arthur, 1958-, in Research in Migration and Ethnic Relations Series (London, England: Routledge (Publisher), 2016, originally published 2008), 221 page(s)
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Undiminished Link: Forty Years And Beyond
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written by Victor Waldron, 1935- (London, England: Hansib Publications, 2007, originally published 2007), 128 page(s)
This is an account of a timid village boy, Victor Waldron, who decided to take the giant step of moving to London from his home in Plaisance, British Guiana. Arriving in 1959, the sudden culture shock brought many complications: Long winter months and the wearing of coats and warm clothing, the difficulty of obtai...
written by Victor Waldron, 1935- (London, England: Hansib Publications, 2007, originally published 2007), 128 page(s)
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