Contributor biographical information for Middle passages : African American journeys to Africa, 1787-2005 / James Campbell.


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James T. Campbell (B.A. Yale University, 1980; Ph.D. Stanford University, 1989) is an associate professor of American civilization, Africana studies and history at Brown University. His research focuses on African American history and on the wider history of the black Atlantic. He is the author of Songs of Zion: The African Methodist Episcopal Church in the United States and South Africa (Oxford University Press, 1995), which in 1996 was awarded the Organization of American Historians' Frederick Jackson Turner Prize and the Carl Sandburg Literary Award for Nonfiction.


Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Africa -- Description and travel.
African Americans -- Travel -- Africa -- History.
African Americans -- Relations with Africans.