"An important yet overlooked event in the African Diaspora:
It is generally well-known that the first martyrs to lay down their lives for the abolition of slavery were the brave freedom fighters of the Haitian Revolution led by Toussaint…"
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I am delighted to read about your research and potential contributions about scholarship on the African Diaspora in Brazil. perhaps with your inputs we will generate some discussion with this group forum, which has…"
"Hello Louise and fellow members,
I have been a member of OAC since 2009. In the initial years, I was a much more active member but became terribly busy with my ethnographic fieldwork here in Brazil. I have been living and working in…"
"Hi Louise, I'm carrying out a research on the Ethiopian evangelical and pentecostal diaspora in Canada. My main focus is on music. Don't hesitate to send me a message if you are interested in sharing ideas. Best, Hugo"
This looks very interesting, and I would like to take part - but it would have to be "virtual" online participation, if that were possible. It seems, though, that the online option is not available for this event - so I will look…"
Thanks for the lovely message to which I will reply at greater length over the weekend. It is an illusion that everyone else is integrated but you, unfortunately a common one. At least half of the people here now are friends I invited (you mustn't be in my latest address book); but that will change. Anyway, I have sent a friend invite.
I would love you to start a discussion group on the African diaspora. You will see from the others that you just need to upload a picture and say something brief, simple and general.
Louise works in the film industry, mainly marketing. Contact her.