By Celia E. Naylor
Examining this tricky and emotionally charged background, Naylor demonstrates that the "red over black" dating was once not more benign than "white over black." She offers new angles to standard understandings of slave resistance and counters prior romanticized rules of slavery within the Cherokee country. She additionally demanding situations modern racial and cultural conceptions of African-descended humans within the usa. Naylor unearths how black Cherokee identities developed reflecting complicated notions approximately race, tradition, "blood," kinship, and nationality. certainly, Cherokee freedpeople's fight for reputation and equivalent rights that all started within the 19th century keeps even this day in Oklahoma.
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African Cherokees in Indian Territory: From Chattel to Citizens (The John Hope Franklin Series in African American History and Culture) by Celia E. Naylor