Question 1: In 250-300 words, analyze Immanuel Kant’s “What is Enlightenment?” (http://www.columbia.edu/acis/ets/CCREAD/etscc/kant.htmllink) a product of its times. Why were Kant’s ideas considered radical at this moment? Why might they be considered dangerous? Use specific historical examples to provide context and at least one quotation (with parenthetical citation) to make your point.
Question 2: In 250-300 words, analyze what the Akan Drum (https://www.google.com/culturalinstitute/beta/asset/akan-drum/cwF6qqtVCG7HDg?hl=en) tells us about the effects of slavery on African peoples and peoples of African descent. For instance, it might tell us how slaves resisted efforts to dehumanize them.