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Olaudah Equiano

The Equiano Project

Describes a project by The Equiano Society and Birmingham Museums and Art Gallery to celebrate the 18th century writer and abolitionist, Olaudah Equiano. Includes education and multimedia resources.

The Interesting Narrative of the Life of Olaudah Equiano, or Gustavus Vassa, the African

Online edition of the strongly abolitionist autobiography of Olaudah Equiano.

Olaudah Equiano (c.1745 - 1797)

Concise profile of the African writer whose experiences as a slave prompted him to become involved in the British abolition movement. Includes links.

Olaudah Equiano, or, Gustavus Vassa, the African

Offers a biography of a man, kidnapped into slavery as a child, who got involved in the abolitionist movement in the UK; includes extracts of his strongly abolitionist autobiography and other resources.

Remembering Equiano

Describes the celebration of the 200th anniversary of the abolition of slavery in the village of Soham (Cambridgeshire, UK), where Equiano married, settled, and had two daughters.

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