Erin C. Macleod Visions of Zion: Ethiopians and Rastafari in the Search for the Promised Land

@article{Price2015ErinCM,
  title={Erin C. Macleod Visions of Zion: Ethiopians and Rastafari in the Search for the Promised Land},
  author={Charles Reavis Price},
  journal={History of Religions},
  year={2015},
  volume={55},
  pages={222 - 225}
}
  • C. Price
  • Published 1 November 2015
  • History
  • History of Religions
Erin C.MacLeod’s Visions of Zion fills a huge gap in our knowledge of the Rastafari with its account of the Rastafari repatriation endeavor in Ethiopia. While MacLeod’s work is not the first study of Rastafari repatriates in Ethiopia, it is the first book-length study published in English. MacLeod introduces us to the prevailing perceptions and tensions attendant to Rastafari repatriation, from the perspective of Ethiopians and Rastafari. MacLeod, self-defined as a white woman, conducted…