Monthly Archives: November 2013

Religious objects of a 19th century Yoruba home in Havana

Ever wonder about the ritual objects kept by a Lucumí (Yoruba) man in nineteenth-century Havana? The historian Henry Lovejoy writes that, in 1835, colonial Spanish officials arrested the leader of the Cabildo Changó Tedún, known as Juan Nepomuceno Prieto (a retired … Continue reading

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