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No More, No More: Slavery And Cultural Resistance In Havana And New Orleans

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Description for No More, No More: Slavery And Cultural Resistance In Havana And New Orleans Paperback. Num Pages: 294 pages, 28ill.4tabs. BIC Classification: 1KBBSL; 1KJC; 3JH; HBTB; HBTS. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 229 x 146 x 11. Weight in Grams: 281.

An illuminating look at the festival performances of slaves in Havana and New Orleans

However urban slave societies might have differed from their rural counterparts, they still relied on a concerted assault on the psychological, social, and cultural identity of their African-descended inhabitants to maintain power and control. This ambitious book looks at how people of African descent in two such societies—Havana and New Orleans in the nineteenth century—created and maintained their own forms of cultural resistance to the slave regime’s assault and, in the process, put forth autonomous views of self and the social landscape.

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Product Details

Format
Paperback
Publication date
2004
Publisher
University of Minnesota Press United States
Number of pages
294
Condition
New
Number of Pages
208
Place of Publication
Minnesota, United States
ISBN
9780816643271
SKU
V9780816643271
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99-50

About Daniel E. Walker
Daniel E. Walker is founding director of the Center for Public History and the Arts and historian for the Black Voice Foundation. His articles have appeared in the CLA Journal, the Griot, the Western Journal of Black Studies, and the Journal of Caribbean History.

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