Olaudah Equiano

Olaudah Equiano

It has been suggested that Olaudah Equiano may not have been born in Africa, but in South Carolina. If this were true, does his birthplace change the way we read and evaluate this memoir? Does this possibility affect its viability or reliability as a source on slavery and the slave trade?

The essay must be 500-700 words not including the works cited page.The essay must be formatted in MLA style, including double spacing throughout. All sources should be properly cited both in the text and on a works cited page. As with most academic writing, this essay should be written in third person. Do not use first person (I, we, our, etc.) and second person (you, your)