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Sankofa, or “Go Back and Fetch It”: Merging Genealogy and Africana Studies—An Introduction

Director of African American Studies, College of Charleston, 66 George Street, Charleston, SC 29424, USA
Department of English, Georgia State University, P.O. Box 3970, Atlanta, GA 30302, USA
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Genealogy 2018, 2(4), 46;
Received: 6 October 2018 / Revised: 17 October 2018 / Accepted: 23 October 2018 / Published: 29 October 2018
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With the overwhelming popularity of genealogy-themed television series, genetic genealogy testing, online subscription services for research, and the enduring aphorism of Sankofa, people of African descent are consistently dispelling the long-avowed assertion that the ancestry of the enslaved in the United States and their descendants is, for the most part, unknowable. [...] View Full-Text
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Martin, K.L.; West, E.J. Sankofa, or “Go Back and Fetch It”: Merging Genealogy and Africana Studies—An Introduction. Genealogy 2018, 2, 46.

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