This encyclopedia explores the many long-standing influences of Africa and people of African descent on the culture of the Americas, while tracing the many ways in which the Americas remain closely interconnected with Africa.
* Over 100 expert contributors-a diverse group of international scholars from all sides of the Atlantic representing many different disciplines
* A rich collection of photographs of major political, cultural, and intellectual leaders from both sides of the Atlantic
Richard M. Juang is assistant professor of English at Susquehanna University, Selinsgrove, PA. He is a contributor to ABC-CLIO's Britain and the Americas. Noelle Morrissette, PhD, is lecturer of English at Loyola University, Chicago, IL, where she teaches courses in African American and American literature and gender studies.