Date of Award
Master of Arts in Professional Writing (MAPW)
"Carlota Lucumí" is a creative work of cultural significance, written in the novella form. It follows the protagonist, Carlota Lucumí, a woman of Yoruba descent, who is taken captive and sold to Spanish slave traders, who in turn transport her to Cuba. While working on a plantation in Cuba, Carlota leads a violent rebellion against the slave owners.
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