Cécile Fromont Publishes Edited Volume on Afro-Catholics Festivals

One of the founding members of the Slavery and Visual Culture Working Group, Cécile Fromont, has just published Afro-Catholic Festivals in the Americas Performance, Representation, and the Making of Black Atlantic Tradition (Penn State University Press), an edited volume about how enslaved and free Africans in the Americas used Catholicism and Christian-derived celebrations as spaces for autonomous…

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