In a well-developed essay, answer the following questions on The Middle Passage: 1) Discuss the stripping away of tribal jewelry (cowry shells and necklaces) and the branding of enslaved Africans prior to boarding the slave ship. Why is this dual process of dehumanization significant?

In a well-developed essay, answer the following questions on The Middle Passage: 1) Discuss the stripping away of tribal jewelry (cowry shells and necklaces) and the branding of enslaved Africans prior to boarding the slave ship. Why is this dual process of dehumanization significant? 2) […]