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

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

Archaeology

African Maritime Archaeology (Edward Pollard), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2021
 

Central Africa

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

Cultural History

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

East Africa and Indian Ocean

African Maritime Archaeology (Edward Pollard), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2021
Lady Irene Namaganda (Nakanyike B. Musisi), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2021
The Politics of Archives in Uganda (Derek R. Peterson), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2021
The Indian Diaspora in Tanzania (Ned Bertz), forthcoming Apr–Jun 2021
 

Historical Preservation and Cultural Heritage

History of Photography in Apartheid South Africa (Kylie Thomas), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2021
The Politics of Archives in Uganda (Derek R. Peterson), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2021
 

Historiography and Methods

The Politics of Archives in Uganda (Derek R. Peterson), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2021
Comics in Colonial Africa (Christophe Cassiau-Haurie), forthcoming Apr–Jun 2021
The Preservation of African Websites as Historical Sources (Marion Frank-Wilson), forthcoming Jan-Mar 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 Jan–Mar 2021
The Islamic State in the Maghreb (Zacharias P. Pieri), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2021
African Maritime Archaeology (Edward Pollard), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2021
 

Northeastern Africa

Slave Trades and Diaspora in the Middle East, 700 to 1900 CE (George La Rue), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2021
The Islamic State in the Maghreb (Zacharias P. Pieri), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2021
Women’s Organizing and Activism in Sudan Between the Mid-20th and Early 21st Centuries (Nada Mustafa Ali), forthcoming Jan-Mar 2021
 

Political History

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

Slavery and Slave Trade

Slave Trades and Diaspora in the Middle East, 700 to 1900 CE (George La Rue), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2021
Slavery and the Slave Trade in the Sokoto Caliphate (Murray Last), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2021
André do Couto Godinho (Lucilene Reginaldo), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2021
 

Social History

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

Southern Africa

The Wiriyamu Massacre (Mustafah Dhada), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2021
History of Photography in Apartheid South Africa (Kylie Thomas), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2021
African Maritime Archaeology (Edward Pollard), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2021
The History of the Soga Family, Race, and Identity in South Africa in the Late Nineteenth and Early Twentieth Centuries (Natasha Erlank), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2021
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 Jan-Mar 2021
 

West Africa

African Maritime Archaeology (Edward Pollard), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2021
Music in Cabo Verde (Glaúcia Nogueira), forthcoming Apr–Jun 2021
 

Women’s History

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