Olaudah Equiano: The OG “Afro-Calvinist” Abolitionist 


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Maaaan listen. Ollaudah Equiano is among my favorite figures of African/African-American history hands down. You guys are really in for a treat as we discuss the faith and life journey of Olaudah Equiano with special guest, Dr. Eric Washington, who is a historian that has specialized in studying Equiano's life! Key Points: Ollaudah Equiano’s journey from West Africa, to slavery, to being a world-changing abolitionist. Equiano’s Reformed theology and how his commitment to Christ led him to fight chattel slavery. The importance of ethnic and cultural diversity among academics in institutions of higher learning.

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