Explores slavery and slave trades in and out of Africa from the 5th to the 20th centuries, as a way of understanding changing relationships between trade, personhood, and social belonging. Special attention to ideas of and debates about, race, slave status, and diaspora.
Satisfies a major or minor requirement in History.
Satisfies a requirement in the Africana Studies major (Geographic Region: Africa).
Satisfies the Historical Thought requirement.
Satisfies the Justice, Equality, and Community requirement.