Africana

Encyclopedia Of The African And African American Experience
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Oxford University Press
ContributionsKwame Anthony Appiah (Editor), Henry Louis Gates (Editor)
The Physical Object
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7392268M
ISBN 100195223276
ISBN 139780195223279

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Materials, such as books, documents, or art objects, relating to the history or culture of African peoples. pl n objects of cultural or historical. The Africana Librarians Council (ALC) was founded in as part of the African Studies Association (ASA) under the name Archives/Libraries Committee.

The ALC continues today as a coordinate organization of the ASA. Members of ASA - whether they are librarians, archivists or documentalists working with materials from. Development. Clenora Hudson-Weems, Professor of English, University of Missouri, author of Africana Womanism: Reclaiming Ourselves, coined the concept Africana Womanism in the late s (Africana is the feminine form of the Latin Africanus, meaning Of Africa, and appears to be preferred by the movement over African).Hudson-Weems argues that "Africana Womanism is.

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