The Early Black Atlantic: African Muslims and African Diasporic Narratives/NeMLA Conference, April 7-10, New Brunswick, NJ

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Northeast Modern Language Association (NeMLA)
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This panel will examine early texts by Diasporic Africans as part of the conception of the Black Atlantic. We are especially interested in eighteenth-century narratives produced by early African Muslims. Please send a 500-word abstract to Fran L. Lassiter ( Also include your name, academic affiliation, a brief biography, and contact information.