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Getting started with anne bradstreet the interesting narrative of the life of olaudah equiano is the first instance in english in the genre of the slave narrative. Olaudah equiano, whose father was an ibo chief, was born in 1745 in what is now southern nigeria at the age of 11 years, olaudah was captured by african slave traders and sold into bondage in the new world. Read olaudah equiano's autobiography: the first widely-read narrative of a freed slave olaudah equiano, the biographical anchor of the second episode in our history of american slavery.