By Cécile Fromont
The African kingdom's elite independently and steadily intertwined outdated and new, neighborhood and international non secular notion, political recommendations, and visible types to mould a singular and regularly evolving Kongo Christian worldview. Fromont sheds mild at the cross-cultural exchanges among Africa, Europe, and Latin the USA that formed the early smooth global, and she or he outlines the spiritual, creative, and social heritage of the numerous women and men displaced by way of the slave exchange from imperative Africa to all corners of the Atlantic world.
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The Art of Conversion: Christian Visual Culture in the Kingdom of Kongo (Published by the Omohundro Institute of Early American History and Culture and the University of North Carolina Press) by Cécile Fromont