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Lose Your Mother

A Journey Along the Atlantic Slave Route

Saidiya Hartman

In Lose Your Mother, Saidiya Hartman traces the history of the Atlantic slave trade by recounting a journey she took along a slave route in Ghana. Following the trail of captives from the hinterland to the Atlantic coast, she reckons with the blank slate of her own genealogy and vividly dramatizes the effects of slavery on three centuries of Africa...
Publish Date
2008
January 22
First Published in 2007
Goodreads rating
4.19
ISBN
9780374531157
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