Ottobah Cugoano: Selected full-text books and articles
Pioneers of the Black Atlantic: Five Slave Narratives from the Enlightenment, 1772-1815 Civitas, 1998PRIMARY SOURCE
Librarian’s tip: "Thoughts and Sentiments on the Evil and Wicked Traffic of the Slavery and Commerce of the Human Species" by Ottobah Cugoano begins on p. 81
A primary source is a work that is being studied, or that provides first-hand or direct evidence on a topic. Common types of primary sources include works of literature, historical documents, original philosophical writings, and religious texts.
Challenging Hierarchies: Issues and Themes in Colonial and Postcolonial African Literature Peter Lang, 1998
Librarian’s tip: Chap. 12 "Nationalism and Pan-Africanism in Ghanaian Writing: The Examples of Ottobah Cuguano, Joseph E. Casely-Hayford, and Ayi Kwei Armah"
Pan-African History: Political Figures from Africa and the Diaspora since 1787 Routledge, 2003
Librarian’s tip: "Quobna Ottobah Cugoano (1757-?)" begins on p. 26
The Signifying Monkey: A Theory of African-American Literary Criticism Oxford University Press, 1989
Librarian’s tip: Discussion of Ottobah Cugoano begins on p. 146
On the Cultural Achievements of Negroes University of Massachusetts Press, 1996
Librarian’s tip: "Cugoano" begins on p. 90
The Slave's Narrative Oxford University Press, 1985
Librarian’s tip: Discussion of Ottobah Cugoano begins on p. 182
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