Takkara Brunson

Digital Mapping Project & Presentation

Dr. Takkara Brunson (California State University, Fresno) Students will generate their own topic on Black/African experiences on the continent or in the diaspora, and map major locations using StoryMaps. Project Goals Develop an original research project on Black/African experience on the continent or in the diaspora, focusing on issues of religion, gender, ethnic identity, precolonial…

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Reflection: Takkara Brunson

Dr. Takkara Brunson (Assistant Professor of Africana Studies, California State University, Fresno) describes how her institute experience provided her with digital mapping skills which she has since incorporated into her university courses. The Caribbean Studies Digital Humanities Institute provided a rigorous introduction to the various digital platforms available for studying the region. Since the institute,…

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