Sankofa, or "Go Back and Fetch It": Merging Genealogy and Africana Studies—An Introduction

Kameelah Martin, Elizabeth West
2018 Genealogy  
With the overwhelming popularity of genealogy-themed television series, genetic genealogy testing, online subscription services for research, and the enduring aphorism of Sankofa, people of African descent are consistently dispelling the long-avowed assertion that the ancestry of the enslaved in the United States and their descendants is, for the most part, unknowable. [...]
doi:10.3390/genealogy2040046 fatcat:rz6zgm3cq5fqzcozebfe6wfdny