African religions in the New World

When slaves were brought to the New World, they didn't simply leave their cultures, languages and religions behind. And those religions continue to flourish in some locations in the Americas today.

William J. Hamblin is Professor of History at Brigham Young University,
 specializing in the ancient and medieval Near East. His first novel The Book of Malchus, (co-
authored with Neil Newell) was published in 2010.