The Other "Slave" Trade
Featuring Dr. Taharka Ade, and Bwana Tarik Richardson
Dr. Taharka Ade | Department of Africana Studies - San Diego State University; The Africologist
Taharka Adé is a native of Mt. Vernon, Alabama. He received a B.A. in History with a minor in African American Studies from Alabama State University and an M.A. and Ph.D. in Africology from Temple University. His research interests are wide-ranging but include African and African American history, Afrocentricity, Pan-Africanism, and Afrofuturism. He is actively engaged in several research projects for publication and is also the founder of an online print and video journal, as well as social media outlet, The Africologist. Taharka is currently a professor in the Department of Africana Studies at San Diego State University.
Bwana Tarik Richardson | Temple University Department of Africology (Graduate Spokesperson); ASCAC Mid-Atlantic (Research Chair); Afrocentricity International
Tarik Richardson is a Ph.D.. candidate in the Department of Africology and African American Studies at Temple University. He is currently completing his dissertation focused on the discussion of culture and identity in East Africa. He is also an active member of the Association for the Study of Classical African Civilization Mid-Atlantic region.