By Ibrahima Seck
“As a tribulation legal professional, John Cummings understood that with a lot cautious study and idea, the Whitney Plantation will interact the broader public in wisdom of slavery and the procedure of slavery in Louisiana…He has been clever sufficient to faucet into Dr. Ibrahima Seck’s wisdom of the topic. He couldn't discover a greater expert.”
—Gwendolyn Midlo corridor, writer of Africans in Colonia Louisiana
"This 'micro-history' exhibits how heavily hooked up particular African and American histories have been within the period of the slave-trade and slavery -- consequently, of Senegambia and Louisiana -- and that those old connections persisted to persuade nearby cultures throughout numerous generations. Professor Seck's learn might be of curiosity to a variety of students drawn to Louisiana historical past, in addition to the African Diaspora generally."
–Douglas B. Chambers, writer of The Igbo Diaspora within the period of the Slave Trade
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