1) Listing: Write a list of what comes to mind when you think of slavery in North America and the Caribbean.
a) In the early part of his narrative, Olaudah Equiano is captured and enslaved in Africa, by fellow Africans. To what extent does his enslavement in Africa match your listed expectations about slavery?
b) Equiano is later sold to Europeans to be transported to the New World. How much does this account match your image of the Transatlantic Slave Trade?
c) Phyllis Wheatley was also enslaved as a child and brought to North America, where she was educated by the Wheatley family. Where does her experience fit in to your conceptions of slavery?