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Brathwaite, Edward, Rights of Passage, OUP, 1967

Brathwaite, Edward, Masks, OUP, 1968

Harris, Joseph, ed, Global dimensions of the African Diaspora

Kreamer, Christine Mullen, Contested Terrain: Cultural Negotiation and Ghana's Cape Coast Castle Exhibition, "Crossroads of People, Crossroads of Trade" Forthcoming in
Ralph A. Austen and Kenneth Warren (eds.), The Atlantic Slave Trade in African and Diaspora  Memory.  Duke University Press, ca. 2002.

Newbury, C. W., The Western Slave Coast and its Rulers, Oxford, 1961.

Verger, Pierre. Bahia and the West African trade, 1549-1851 Published for the Institute of African Studies by lbadan university Press,.1970.


Cheryl Finley: The Door of (No) Return
Identity politics and cultural heritage tourism in Ghana
Common-Place: Special Edition on American Slavery ( )
. . . I traveled to Ghana to conduct research in the historic castles and dungeons of Cape Coast and Elmina. . . . I went there to study how the curators of these sites reconstructed the history of the slave trade, and how visitors interacted with the history exhibitions and the physical environment. Specifically, I wanted to understand how visitors formulated ideas about remembrance, cultural identity, and heritage in the space of the monuments. . .