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➸ [Reading] ➺ BARRACOON The Story of the Last Slave By Hurston ➭ – Diamond-gifts.co.uk Abducted from Africa sold in America A deeply affecting record of an extraordinary life Daily Telegraph A major literary event a newly published work from the author of the American classic Their EyesAbducted from Africa sold in America A deeply affecting record of an extraordinary life Daily Telegraph A major literary event a newly published work from the author of the American classic Their Eyes Were Watching God with a foreword from Pulitzer Prize winning author Alice Walker This account illuminates the horror and injustices of slavery as it tells the true story of one of the last known survivors of the Atlantic slave trade In 1927 Zora Neale Hurston went to Plateau Alabama just outside Mobile to interview eighty six year old Cudjo Lewis who was abducted from Africa on the last Black Cargo ship to arrive in the United States Of the millions of men women and children transported from Africa to America as slaves Cudj.

O was then the only person alive to tell the story of this integral part of the nation's history Hurston was there to record Cudjo's firsthand account of the raid that led to his capture and bondage fifty years after the Atlantic slave trade was outlawed in the United States In 1931 Hurston returned to Plateau the African centric community three miles from Mobile founded by Cudjo and other former slaves from his ship Spendingthan three months there she talked in depth with Cudjo about the details of his life During those weeks the young writer and the elderly formerly enslaved man ate peaches and watermelon that grew in the backyard and talked about Cudjo's past memories from his childhood in Africa the horrors of being c.

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