By Toyin Falola,Niyi Afolabi

This e-book argues new cadre of African immigrants are discovering themselves within the New World—mostly good proficient, high-income incomes pros, and belonging to the class termed "African mind drain," they represent the antinomy of these Africans who have been forcibly faraway from Africa in the course of slavery. in addition to this feeling of freedom and voluntary migration comes a paradox—that of dwelling in worlds and negotiating the pleasures and agonies that include residing in exile. For the hot African immigrant, the first issue motivating migration is the need for a greater lifestyles even if fleeing political persecution, fiscal predicament, refugee challenge, or a mixture thereof. the final results contain displacement, alienation, and the no longer so enthralling truth of exile. In its encompassing constitution and multivalent views, Trans-Atlantic Migration sets in movement the moving theoretical and pragmatic verity that the hot African diaspora and transatlantic migrations are paths encumbered with paradoxes that simply time, negotiations, compromises, and experience of identities can eventually get to the bottom of.

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