A Son of Africa - The Autobiography of a Slave

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A Son of Africa
The Autobiography of a Slave

1996
28 mins

"The Interesting Narration of the Life of Olaudah Equiano, or Gustavus Vassa the African" was the first influential slave autobiography. It caused a sensation when published in 1789, fueling a growing anti-slavery...

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Director
Alrick Riley
Features
Ian Duffield, Stuart Hall