- Thanks for the article reference Carl and Martha. I found the article online at this link: http://www.historycooperative.org/journals/wm/67.1/seeman.html best,Message 1 of 5 , Feb 1, 2010View SourceThanks for the article reference Carl and Martha.
I found the article online at this link: http://www.historycooperative.org/journals/wm/67.1/seeman.html
best, DavidOn Fri, Jan 29, 2010 at 11:39 AM, Martha Katz-Hyman <martha.katzhyman@...> wrote:
It's here:Seeman, Erik R. "Reassessing the Sankofa Symbol in New York's African Burial Ground." William & Mary Quarterly, 3rd ser., 67, no. 1 (January 2010), pp. 101-122.Note that, in addition to the printed article (only available in the hard copy right now), there is a web supplement at http://oieahc.wm.edu/wmq/.Martha Katz-HymanOn Fri, Jan 29, 2010 at 11:52 AM, David Palmer <davidtpalmer@...> wrote:
Does anyone have the full reference for the historian's article discussed in the NYT piece?
Thanks, David PalmerOn Fri, Jan 29, 2010 at 9:30 AM, Carol McDavid <mcdavid@...> wrote:In case you have not heard about this yet...carol mcdavid
ARTS / ART & DESIGN | January 27, 2010
Coffin's Emblem Defies Certainty
By SEWELL CHAN
A study argues that a widely invoked symbol on a colonial-era African coffin uncovered at the African Burial Ground in Manhattan probably does not have African origins at all.