Wikipedia:WikiProject African diaspora

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WikiProject African diaspora aims to improve all articles related to the cultural contributions of people of African descent all over the world. The African diaspora is the story of how Africans, though scattered and dispersed, managed to preserve cultural traditions while, at the same time, reinventing their identities in places outside Africa.

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Peoples of the African Diaspora

See also: Category:Peoples of the African diaspora

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  1. futurebird 05:09, 6 February 2007 (UTC)
  2. deeceevoice 19:04, 7 February 2007 (UTC)
  3. Kynn 03:30, 11 February 2007 (UTC)
  4. Sluzzelin 06:50, 11 February 2007 (UTC) (focus on music, but interested in every aspect)
  5. Muntuwandi 00:15, 12 February 2007 (UTC)
  6. Optimale Gu 17:17, 12 February 2007 (UTC)
  7. Abeg92contribs 20:54, 13 February 2007 (UTC)
  8. Rob C (Alarob) 22:15, 8 May 2007 (UTC), esp. interested in history.
  9. Malik Shabazz 22:43, 30 May 2007 (UTC)
  10. Littledrummrboy 16:21, 5 June 2007 (UTC)
  11. Cosprings 21:23, 5 June 2007 (UTC)
  12. SqueakBox 23:26, 29 August 2007 (UTC)
  13. WDavis1911 02:23, 22 September 2007 (UTC)
  14. DeeOlive 00:24, 5 November 2007 (UTC)
  15. Parkwells 16:19, 8 November 2007 (UTC) interests: Reconstruction,19th c. migrations and US social history
  16. Skywriter interests: Journalism, Reconstruction History, civil rights, human rights
  17. George100 11:22, 14 November 2007 (UTC)
  18. Blackjays1 (talk) 19:19, 25 November 2007 (UTC)
  19. Mizu onna sango15 (talk) 07:09, 28 December 2007 (UTC)
  20. Lquilter - scientists, activists
  21. Lizzard - writers, history, civil rights
  22. RemoTheDog 14:10, 1 May 2007 (UTC) - African Diaspora, specifically Black Thought in Latin America
  23. LizConno
  24. WikiGuy86 03:49, 23 October 2008 (UTC) — Film main area of expertise, though interested in other aspects.
  25. Wikid77 (talk) 08:36, 9 January 2009 (UTC)
  26. Moni3 (talk) 12:14, 3 April 2009 (UTC) North American civil rights
  27. Bab-a-lot (talk) 21:54, 12 October 2009 (UTC) Colonial Era and the African diaspora
  28. LTC David J. Cormier (talk) 15:27, 5 July 2010 (UTC) early North American efforts to return, culture
  29. JN466 19:26, 7 July 2011 (UTC)
  30. SarahStierch (talk) 01:06, 14 November 2011 (UTC)
  31. DracoE 00:11, 27 November 2011 (UTC)
  32. Chiwara (talk) Interests: African diaspora religions and the history of slavery.19:55, 27 March 2012 (UTC)
  33. groupuscule (talk) 18:12, 16 August 2012 (UTC) with especial focus on Baltimore and other US cities (see Talk)
  34. User:Eartha78 (talk) 2 October 2012 with a focus on history and culture of people of African descent in the UK
  35. [[D-free]] (talk) 06:27, 31 October 2012 (UTC) with a focus on African American history.
  36. Ackees (talk) 13:05, 6 November 2012 (UTC) I am a global positioning system (figuratively speaking)...
  37. Gobōnobō + c 03:31, 10 April 2013 (UTC)
  38. Gandydancer (talk) 09:26, 6 August 2013 (UTC)
  39. Romar731 (talk) 05:19, 25 November 2013 (UTC) with interests in Baltimore, Black conscious movement in the US, history of Africa and HBCUs
  40. Bali88 (talk) 18:17, 25 February 2014 (UTC) Interests: modern African American culture. I created the African-American names article and would love help growing it if anyone is interested.
  41. Azeb 30 April 2014. Interested in East African diaspora identity/ethnicity politics. African-American political thought and feminism.
  42. Selam 30 April 2014. Interest: Understanding the influence of history in the current family structures in minority communities.
  43. Caballero/Historiador (talk) 02:05, 17 May 2014 (UTC) Interest: History
  44. Sydney Poore/FloNight♥♥♥♥ 21:05, 4 February 2015 (UTC) Most interested in writing about women, but also interest in local history of my state or places where I travel.
  45. User:Breena Clarke interested primarily, but not solely, in the history and culture of people of the African diaspora especially women
  46. Smmurphy(Talk) 00:24, 16 February 2016 (UTC). Interested in US history, Reconstruction to WWII
  47. LGCY NEL (talk) 06:00, 9 August 2016 (UTC)Nelson Davy. I'm very new to this. I'm interested in Business, ancient history,
  48. Proscribe
  49. Hmlarson
  50. Innisfree987 (talk) 04:01, 17 September 2016 (UTC)
  51. Isaaccurtis (talk) 16:02, 21 September 2016 (UTC) Interested in history of slavery and anti-slavery, Afro-Indigenous relations, maroons, internationalism, Americas 1492-1804 & 20th-21st century
  52. DStrassmann (talk) 20:52, 24 September 2016 (UTC) Interested in improving the quality of coverage relating to African Americans in the US and the African diaspora more generally.
  53. JaneNova (talk) 12:43, 27 January 2017 (UTC) Interested in diversifying Wikipedia's content to include more high quality coverage of the history and culture of persons representing the black diaspora, especially the notable accomplishments of black women.
  54. TheGracefulSlick (talk) 06:23, 7 February 2017 (UTC) Interested in music and sports, but will also help out with other subjects.
  55. Yaa Harpo (talk · contribs)
  56. Astronyte (talk) 04:08, 15 April 2017 (UTC)
  57. Smkyle1 (talk) 17:45, 03 May 2017 (UTC)
  58. haxwell (talk) 20:49, 29 July 2017 (MST)
  59. Fluous (talk · contribs)
  60. Ammarpad (talk · contribs)


Stub categories are meant for stub articles only. An article only belongs in one of the following stub categories if it is directly related to the category. Individuals should not be placed in one of these categories unless they are important to the history and/or culture of Africans, African-Americans or the African diaspora as a whole. Instead they should be placed according to their nationality and or profession. The number of stub categories should be as minimal as possible.

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