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New Blog: Dr Kim Johnson

Two very interesting articles focuses on Emancipation  - 'Slavery in the Caribbean and the Americas' and 'Freedom Day'.

"Celebrations often mark rites of passage by providing a framework in which groups can perform certain traditional customs and behaviours. Births, baptism, circumcision, puberty, marriage, initiation into certain groups and funeral define our mortal journey” (Thursby, 2015, p. 16).