Dr. Edmund Abaka
Edmund Abaka a documentary-style photographer, is Associate Professor of African and African Diaspora History at the University of Miami. He studied in Ghana and Canada and has attended conferences and presented papers in Ghana, Senegal, Sierra Leone, Cape Verde, Canada and the United States. He has travelled to Jamaica, Trinidad, Colombia and Cuba and has published three books, Kola is God's Gift, House of Slaves and Door of No Return, and DuBois on Africa (the last one with Eugene Provenzo). He is presently working on a project titled Africa in Cuba/Cuba in Africa: a Relationship Forged in the Womb of Slavery, Revolution and Decolonization.