Episode 17: Myths and Folklore of the African Diaspora
02.02.2019 - By Pop Culture Mythology
February is Black History Month--a time for remembering the difficult past of the African diaspora as well as honoring their legacy and impact on society and culture. This week’s episode delves into a brief history of how the African diaspora came to be and explores the myths, religions, and folklore that they brought with them to the Americas. From voodoo to Anansi and even zombies, listen and learn about the origins of some of the most recognizable myths and religions to come from the African diaspora.