The promised land : history and historiography of the Black experience in Chatham-Kent's settlements and beyond / edited by Boulou Ebanda de B'béri, Nina Reid-Maroney, and Handel Kashope Wright.
"Eschewing the often romanticized Underground Railroad narrative that portrays southern Ontario as the welcoming destination of Blacks fleeing from slavery, The Promised Land reveals the Chatham-Kent area as a crucial settlement site for an early Black presence in Canada. The contributors prese...
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Toronto, Canada :
University of Toronto Press,
|Series:||African and diasporic studies.