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An Obscure Afro-Brazilian “Colony” in Ghana: Accra’s Tabon Community — The Metropole

By Hermann W. von Hesse In the summer of 2017, I returned from Madison, Wisconsin to Accra – my hometown and Ghana’s capital since 1877 – to do my pre-dissertation research. Besides my main dissertation interests, I had since childhood … Continue reading

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History of Samba and its African roots

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