Forthcoming Articles

Explore ORE of African History articles in progress, organized by subfield (note that articles may appear under more than one category). Projected publication dates are provided for articles in production. When available, linked titles will take you to an advance summary of the article.

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African Diaspora

Music in Cabo Verde (Glaúcia Nogueira), forthcoming Apr–Jun 2021
André do Couto Godinho (Lucilene Reginaldo), forthcoming Apr-Jun 2021
Slave Trades and Diaspora in the Middle East, 700 to 1900 CE (George La Rue), forthcoming Apr-Jun 2021

Central Africa

Women in Gabon (Claire H. Griffiths), forthcoming Apr–Jun 2021
André do Couto Godinho (Lucilene Reginaldo), forthcoming Apr-Jun 2021
Women in Central African Republic (Juan Fandos-Rius), forthcoming Apr-Jun 2021

Cultural History

African Films and FESPACO (Kate Cowcher), forthcoming Apr–Jun 2021
Comics in Colonial Africa (Christophe Cassiau-Haurie), forthcoming Apr–Jun 2021
The Politics of Archives in Uganda (Derek R. Peterson), forthcoming Apr-Jun 2021

East Africa and Indian Ocean

The Indian Diaspora in Tanzania (Ned Bertz), forthcoming Apr–Jun 2021
The Politics of Archives in Uganda (Derek R. Peterson), forthcoming Apr-Jun 2021

Historical Preservation and Cultural Heritage

The Politics of Archives in Uganda (Derek R. Peterson), forthcoming Apr-Jun 2021

Historiography and Methods

Comics in Colonial Africa (Christophe Cassiau-Haurie), forthcoming Apr–Jun 2021
The Politics of Archives in Uganda (Derek R. Peterson), forthcoming Apr-Jun 2021
The Preservation of African Websites as Historical Sources (Marion Frank-Wilson), forthcoming Apr-Jun 2021

Image of Africa

African Films and FESPACO (Kate Cowcher), forthcoming Apr–Jun 2021

North Africa and the Gulf

Slave Trades and Diaspora in the Middle East, 700 to 1900 CE (George La Rue), forthcoming Apr-Jun 2021

Northeastern Africa

Slave Trades and Diaspora in the Middle East, 700 to 1900 CE (George La Rue), forthcoming Apr-Jun 2021
Women’s Organizing and Activism in Sudan Between the Mid-20th and Early 21st Centuries (Nada Mustafa Ali), forthcoming Apr-Jun 2021

Political History

Women in Gabon (Claire H. Griffiths), forthcoming Apr–Jun 2021
Women in Central African Republic (Juan Fandos-Rius), forthcoming Apr-Jun 2021

Religious History

The History of the Soga Family, Race, and Identity in South Africa in the Late Nineteenth and Early Twentieth Centuries (Natasha Erlank), forthcoming Apr-Jun 2021

Slavery and Slave Trade

André do Couto Godinho (Lucilene Reginaldo), forthcoming Apr-Jun 2021
Slave Trades and Diaspora in the Middle East, 700 to 1900 CE (George La Rue), forthcoming Apr-Jun 2021

Social History

Women in Gabon (Claire H. Griffiths), forthcoming Apr–Jun 2021
The History of the Soga Family, Race, and Identity in South Africa in the Late Nineteenth and Early Twentieth Centuries (Natasha Erlank), forthcoming Apr-Jun 2021

Southern Africa

South Africa and Rhodesia/Zimbabwe (Alois Mlambo), forthcoming Apr–Jun 2021
Multicultural Lives, Defiance and Liberation Politics in Namibia: The Getzen-Kerina Family History (Dag Henrichsen), forthcoming Apr-Jun 2021
The History of the Soga Family, Race, and Identity in South Africa in the Late Nineteenth and Early Twentieth Centuries (Natasha Erlank), forthcoming Apr-Jun 2021

West Africa

Music in Cabo Verde (Glaúcia Nogueira), forthcoming Apr–Jun 2021

Women’s History

Women in Gabon (Claire H. Griffiths), forthcoming Apr–Jun 2021
Women in Central African Republic (Juan Fandos-Rius), forthcoming Apr-Jun 2021
Women’s Organizing and Activism in Sudan Between the Mid-20th and Early 21st Centuries (Nada Mustafa Ali), forthcoming Apr-Jun 2021