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ASCAC Ghana Conference-Dr. Jacob Carruthers & Saba Greg Kimathi Carr for Dr. John Henrik Clarke
Asa G. Hilliard, III Papers, Audio-Visual Materials Series
  • Greg Kimathi Carr
  • Jacob Carruthers, Dr.
Collection
Asa G. Hilliard, III Papers
Document Type
Video
Date Information
1996-07-05
Publication Date
7-5-1996
Playing Time
1:18:45
Abstract
This video recording, dated July 5, 1996, consists of two speeches delivered at the 13th Annual Kemetic Studies Conference in Accra, Ghana. The conference was organized by the Association for the Study of Classical African Civilizations (ASCAC). The first presentation is a paper by African Studies professor John Henrik Clarke, delivered by Temple University PhD student Gregory Kimathi Carr (now a professor at Howard University). Dr. Clarke’s paper focuses on the history of Ghanaian resistance to outside domination and Ghana’s “literature of liberation.” The second presentation, by history professor Jacob H. Carruthers, Jr. highlights the idea of “Ethiopianism” as a catalyst for the early Pan-African movement. Dr. Carruthers also explores the contributions of Ghanaian scholar and activist Joseph Casely Hayford to the development of Pan-Africanism.
File Name
auc.092.b224f10.19970000.vid0063
Rights
All video content in this collection is protected by copyright or is the property of the Robert W. Woodruff Library of the Atlanta University Center, Inc., and/or the copyright holder as appropriate. For more information or to inquire about permission to publish, please contact archives@auctr.edu.
Citation Information
, Greg Kimathi Carr and Jacob Carruthers. "ASCAC Ghana Conference-Dr. Jacob Carruthers & Saba Greg Kimathi Carr for Dr. John Henrik Clarke" (1996)
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/greg_carr/1/