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Jamboree

June

01
Saturday
2:00PM - 3:00PM

Afro-Latinx in the Old West

Presenter: Janice Lovelace, PhD


The Spanish brought Africans to be enslaved in their colonies in the Caribbean and the Americas. What was life like for those of African descent during Spanish colonial time and after in the regions that became the western U.S.? Was life significantly different from enslaved Africans brought to North America? What records exist to tell of their lives?

Level:
Beginner, Intermediate
Topic:
Methodology and or Research Strategies
Focus:
African-American