Encyclopedia of Blacks in European history and culture by Eric Martone

By Eric Martone

Blacks have performed an important half in ecu civilization considering that precedent days. This encyclopedia illuminates blacks in ecu heritage, literature, and pop culture. It emphasizes the significant scope of black effect in, and contributions to, eu tradition. the 1st blacks arrived in Europe as slaves and later as employees and infantrymen, and black immigrants this present day in addition to others are remodeling Europe into multicultural states. This crucial set expands our wisdom of blacks in Western civilization.

More than 350 essay entries introduce scholars and different readers to the white ecu reaction to blacks of their nations, the black stories and effect there, and the foremost interactions among Europe and Africa, the Caribbean, and the us that ended in the settling of blacks in Europe. the diversity of data offered is striking, with entries on famous ecu political, literary, and cultural figures of black descent from precedent days to the current, significant literary works that had a considerable impression on ecu perceptions of blacks, black vacation trips and fairs, the fight for civil equality for blacks, the function and impact of blacks in modern eu pop culture, black immigration to Europe, black ecu id, and masses extra. provided to boot are entries on agencies that contributed to the advance of black political and social rights in Europe, representations of blacks in eu artwork and cultural symbols, and eu highbrow and medical theories on blacks. person entries on Britain, Spain, Portugal, France, Italy, Germany, the Netherlands, Russia, vital Europe, Scandinavia, and jap Europe contain historic overviews of the presence and contributions of blacks and dialogue of country's function within the African slave exchange and abolition and its colonies in Africa and the Caribbean. feedback for extra analyzing accompany every one access. A chronology, source consultant, and pictures supplement the text.

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Xxix xxx Chronology 2005 Black and Arab youths riot in the suburbs of Paris. 2005 The Representative Council of Black Associations (CRAN) is established in France. 2006 May 10 is designated a French national holiday to commemorate the abolition of slavery in France and its colonies. 2006 Harry Roselmack becomes the first black lead news anchor on French television. 2007 Adebari Rotimi is elected the first black mayor in Ireland. 2007 Black Briton Patricia Scotland becomes the first woman attorney general.

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