Exploring the History & Cultures of Ghana, Africa & The Atlantic World




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This is a brief review of some recent initiatives in the study of the history and cultures of Ghana and Africa in the evolution of the Atlantic World undertaken for the Ghana Studies Association (GSA).

For further information on Kwame Akoto-Bamfo see:

For the article about Kwame Akoto-Bamfo by Rachel Ama Asaa Engmann see:

For further information about the work of Rachel Ama Asaa Engmann, see:

For information on Dr. Vincent Brown and his important work on the “Atlantic Slave War,” see: ‘Tacky’s Revolt: The Story of an Atlantic Slave War’    as well as:

Professor Henry Louis Gates, Jr.

And further resources.

The Afriterra Cartographic Free Library (Afriterra.Org) is online and available for scholars and students from around the world for consultation, research and reference.  It is an highly valuable resource for African historians and anthropologists from all over the globe.

Maps referred to in this video are available through their online catalog:

See related:

as well as:


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