Write a well-developed and well-supported essay in which you analyze one important theme, or big issue from our Black in Latin America film. Describe that issue in detail, give the proper historical background and discuss why the ways that issue is important for our understanding of this very important topic.
Examples of themes that these films deal with: 1) how does the slave trade affect each of those countries-Brazil, Haiti,the Dominican Republic? 2) In what ways do African cultures (music, dance, language)reshape those countries?
Discuss in light of transculturation ;3) How does each nation define blackness and what are some consequences of that?(these are but 3 examples of the
themes that these films deal with-there are lots more).
Describe in detail this big theme that you chose; give the proper historical background; and tell us why it is important for the study
of the Americas.
Only has to be about 2 paragraphs long with good detailed information.
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