Write a complete paragraph for each question. Be sure to include an introductory and concluding sentence for full credit. (At least 9 sentences each question)
1. Discuss, in detail, what you learned from Niara Sudarkasa’s article. What did you find most interesting, striking or enlightening? What lingering questions do you have after reading it?
2. Niara Sudarkasa refers to the people who were captured in West Africa as “enslaved Africans” rather than “slaves.” What are the advantages of using the term “enslaved African?” What difference does it make, in your opinion, if any?
3. Summarize what you learned from me last Wednesday about the scope, purpose, and conceptual foundations of the course. Add any questions you have about what we’ll cover or any other questions you have about the course content.