Clarence Walkerlink is Professor of History at University of California, Davis. Educated at University of California Berkeley, his publications include: We Can't Go Home Again: An Argument About Afrocentrism, "Asante?s Aposteori? in Chretien, Fauvelle, and Perrot, Afrocentrisme: Histoire, Memoire, Identities , Recomposee?s, ?Denial Is Not A River In Egypt: Sally Hemings and Thomas Jefferson? in History, Memory, and Civic Culture , Edited By Jan Lewis and Peter Onuf, and ?If Everybody was a King, who Built the Pyramids?: Afrocentrism and Black American History,? in Emerging Structures, ed., Rudi Keller and Karl Menges. Recently he served as academic advisor to the PBS American Experience television series : Reconstruction: The Second Civil War (2004).
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Olaudah Equiano, or, Gustavus Vassa, the African
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Olaudah Equiano > Biography & Excerpts from his autobiography
A Slave on Three Continents Explore the remarkable life of Olaudah Equiano through his own words in this website published by the Discovery Channel.
Gustavus Vassa, the African.Plaque commemorating the daughter of Olaudah Equiano from St Andrew's Church, Chesterton, Cambridge in the UK.
The grave of Olaudah Equiano's daughter from Cambridge UK
A copy of Equiano's marriage certificate. On the 7th of April 1792, Olaudah Equiano (Gustavus Vassa) married Susannah Cullen at St Andrew's Church, Soham.
Writings of Olaudan Equiano
The Interesting Narrative of the Life of Olaudah Equiano, or Gustavus Vassa, the African - full text
The Interesting Narrative of the Life of Olaudah Equiano, or Gustavus Vassa, the African. Written by Himself. Vol. I. - full text of his autobiography published in 1780
African American Voices > Olaudah Equiano Excerpt from his book.
The Interesting Narrative of the Life of Olaudah Equiano or Gustavus Vassa the African (1789) excerpt from his autobiography
Lesson Plan: The Kidnapped Prince - The Life of Olaudah
A Son of Africa. Dir. Alrick Riley. Videocassette. Aimimage Productions. 1996. based upon Olaudah Equiano's The Interesting Narration of the Life of Olaudah Equiano or Gustavus Vassa the African. London, 1789.: Resources for Teachers HS and DVD, 28 minutes, 1996 This short film recounts the life of Olaudah Equiano through his autobiography
African Immigration to Colonial America by Ira Berlin
The Interesting Narrative of the Life of Olaudah Equiano : or, Gustavus Vassa, the African ((Penguin Classics) by Olaudah Equiano. link to Amazon
Readings in African-American History by Thomas R. Frazier link to Amazon
Travels in the Interior Districts of Africa by Mungo Park, link to Amazon
Black London: Life Before Emancipation by Gretchen Gerzina link to Amazon
The Two Princes of Calabar : An Eighteenth-Century Atlantic Odyssey by Randy J. Sparks link to Amazon
Generations of Captivity: A History of African-American Slaves by Ira Berlin link to Amazon