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Black rural speech in Venezuela

Collection:
Black Caribbean Literature (BCL)
Contributor:
Megenney,William W. (Author)
Format:
Journal Article
Publication Date:
Spring 2002
Published:
United States: Vanderbilt University, Department of Spanish and Portuguese
Location:
African American Research Center, Library, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Subject Term:
Blacks, Dialects, Civilization, Venezuela, Slave trade, South America
Notes:
"In this paper I should like to discuss a particular geographical area in Venezuela which has been heavily influenced by black populations stemming from colonial trans-Atlantic slave trade, i.e., the region known as Barlovento, which lies east-southeast of Caracas." (author);