Kwame Essien is an assistant professor of history and Africana studies at Lehigh University. His interdisciplinary research focuses on comparative histories of slavery, reverse migrations, race and cultures in Africa and the African Diaspora/Atlantic world. He is an author and editor of several works, including Brazilian-African Diaspora in Ghana: The Tabom, Slavery, Dissonance of Memory, Identity and Locating Home (2016).
Traversing the African Diaspora
Feb. 2, 4:30 p.m.