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Memories of the Slave Trade Ritual and the Historical Imagination in Sierra Leone

ISBN-10: 0226751325
ISBN-13: 9780226751320
Edition: 2002
Authors: Rosalind Shaw
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Description: Drawing on fieldwork and archival research, Shaw argues that memories of the slave trade in Sierra Leone have shaped (and been reshaped by) experiences of colonialism, postcolonialsm, and the country's ten-year rebel war.

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Book details

Copyright year: 2002
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
Publication date: 4/8/2002
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 304
Size: 6.00" wide x 8.75" long x 0.75" tall
Weight: 0.990
Language: English

Drawing on fieldwork and archival research, Shaw argues that memories of the slave trade in Sierra Leone have shaped (and been reshaped by) experiences of colonialism, postcolonialsm, and the country's ten-year rebel war.

List of Illustrations
Acknowledgments
Note on Temne
Orthography
Introduction
The Atlanticizing of Sierra Leone
Spirit Memoryscape
Roads to Life, Roads to Death Materializing Memory through Divination
Diviners' Knowledge, Diviners' Lives
A Thing under the Water
The Hidden Ritual Process
The Production of Witchcraft/Witchcraft as Production
Cannibal Transformations Experiencing Colonialism in the Sierra Leone Hinterland
The Politician and the Diviner Conclusion: Remembering Modernity
Notes
Bibliography
Index

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