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AFR 242: New World Afro-Atlantic Religions & Cultures: Home


Santeria figures, Mexico

Santa Muerte figures (Santeria), Mexico. Photo by Anuska Sampedro on, used under Creative Commons license


 This guide will help you find resources for researching some aspect of Afro-Atlantic religion and culture. It aims to point you to the most useful starting points for your research.

If you have any questions about doing basic or in-depth research relating to this course, please contact me 781.283.2108 or lreiner @

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SuperSearch is a great place to start for journal articles, books and almost everything else the library has, in one easy to use interface.

For searching with more precision inside this subject area, go to the key databases on the Find Articles page.



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