Tres Cuentos Podcast

25- Afro-Latino Narratives - Biography of a Runaway - Cuba

March 20, 2020
Tres Cuentos Podcast
25- Afro-Latino Narratives - Biography of a Runaway - Cuba
Chapters
00:00:01
First Story
00:01:39
Welcome
00:03:42
Biography of a Runaway
00:41:44
Let's talk about Slavery
00:53:54
A poem about freedom
Tres Cuentos Podcast
25- Afro-Latino Narratives - Biography of a Runaway - Cuba
Mar 20, 2020
Carolina Quiroga-Stultz

In the interview made by the Cuban essayist Miguel Barnet, Esteban Montejo, a former runaway, recounts his life as a slave in the Cuban Plantation Flor de Sagua. Later we explore slavery in the Cuban plantations and how Haiti’s abolition and conquest of self-government affected the slave trade and the sugar industry in Cuba.

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In the interview made by the Cuban essayist Miguel Barnet, Esteban Montejo, a former runaway, recounts his life as a slave in the Cuban Plantation Flor de Sagua. Later we explore slavery in the Cuban plantations and how Haiti’s abolition and conquest of self-government affected the slave trade and the sugar industry in Cuba.

Read the transcript

First Story
Welcome
Biography of a Runaway
Let's talk about Slavery
A poem about freedom
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