The New York Metropolitan Museum of Art features Heroic Africans Legendary Leaders, Iconic Sculptures EXHIBIT : September 21, 2011-January 29, 2012


EXHIBIT :  September  21, 2011  –  January 29, 2012 The Metropolitan Museum of Art features over one hundred masterpieces (pre-colonialism) on loan from Germany, Switzerland, Belgium, the United Kingdom, Portugal, France, and the United States (influential and colonizing powers). According to promotion on the exhibit it considers eight landmark sculptural traditions from West and Central…

The 27,233 Trans Atlantic Slave Trade Voyage Records Are Available Thanks to Emory University, the National Endowment for the Humanities and W.E.B. Du Bois Institute for Afro-American Research at Harvard


The 27,233 Trans Atlantic Slave Trade Voyage Records Are Available Thanks to Emory University, the National  Endowment for the Humanities and W.E.B. Du Bois Institute for Afro-American Research at Harvard The Trans-Atlantic Slave Trade Database at: http://www.slavevoyages.org/tast/index.faces A database of each of these voyages with names and numbers of African slaves is open for research…