REBECCA R. HUBBARD
AFRO-GERMAN BIRACIAL IDENTITY DEVELOPMENT
A thesis submitted in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the degree of Master of Science at Virginia Commonwealth University
Politics and social life
Zeca Schall, Afro-German politician
Hans Massaquoi, journalist, wrote about his childhood in Nazi Germany. Zeca Schall, Afro German politician. John Ehret, Germany’s first Afro German mayor. Karamba Diaby, Afro German politician. Member of the Bundestag. Charles M. Huber, Afro German politician. Member of the Bundestag.
Art, culture, and music
The cultural life of Afro-Germans has great variety and complexity. With the emergence of MTV and Viva, the popularity of American pop culture promoted Afro-German representation in German media and culture.
Afro-German musicians include:
Adé Bantu Afrob Ayọ B-Tight Cassandra Steen J. Cole Denyo Deso Dogg D-Flame Francisca Urio Haddaway Harris Jessica Wahls Jonesmann Joy Denalane KeyLiza Lou Bega Mamadee Mark Medlock Meshell Ndegeocello Nana (rapper) Nneka Patrice Bart-Williams Raptile Roberto Blanco Rob Pilatus Samy Deluxe Taktloss Torch
Logo of SFD - Schwarze Filmschaffende in Deutschland
The SFD - Schwarze Filmschaffende in Deutschland (Black Artists in German Film, literally Black Filmmakers in Germany) is a professional association based in Berlin for directors, producers, screenwriters, and actors who are Afro-Germans or of Black African origin and living in Germany. They have organized the “New Perspectives” series at the Berlinale film festival.
Afro-Germans in film include:
Araba Walton Carol Campbell (actress) Günther Kaufmann Nisma Cherrat (actress)
Richard Adjei, member of the German bobsleigh team Dennis Aogo, footballer Stephen Arigbabu, basketball player Gerald Asamoah, footballer Collin Benjamin, footballer Jérôme Boateng, footballer John Brooks, footballer Sidney Sam, footballer Francis Bugri, footballer Cacau, footballer Timothy Chandler, footballer Marvin Compper, footballer Bakary Diakite, footballer Chinedu Ede, footballer Florence Ekpo-Umoh, athlete Kamghe Gaba, athlete Robert Garrett, basketball player Julian Green, footballer Demond Greene, basketball player Misan Haldin, basketball player Elias Harris, basketball player Jimmy Hartwig, footballer Raphael Holzdeppe, pole vaulter Fabian Johnson, footballer Jermaine Jones, footballer Steffi Jones, footballer Alex King, basketball player Linda Kisabaka, athlete Erwin Kostedde, footballer Mohammed Lartey, footballer Andrej Mangold, basketball player David McCray, basketball player Amewu Mensah, athlete Jean-Claude Mpassy, footballer Sabrina Mulrain, athlete David Odonkor, footballer Akwasi Oduro, footballer Ademola Okulaja, basketball player Navina Omilade, footballer Patrick Owomoyela, footballer Kofi Amoah Prah, athlete Antonio Rüdiger, footballer Célia aić, footballer Dennis Schröder, basketball player Leyti Seck, alpine skier Lennard Sowah, footballer Richard Sukuta-Pasu, footballer Robin Szolkowy, figure skater Assimiou Touré, footballer Akeem Vargas, basketball player Reinhold Yabo, footballer Michael Zimmer, footballer