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

Musics of the Black Atlantic: Highlife, Rumba, and Afrobeat (Jonathan Reynolds), forthcoming Jul–Sep 2022
 

Central Africa

Women in Central African Republic (Juan Fandos-Rius), forthcoming Apr-Jun 2022
 

Colonial Conquest and Rule

Slavery in Europe During the Atlantic Slave Trade (Giulia Bonazza), forthcoming Apr–Jun 2022
 

East Africa and Indian Ocean

The Groundnut Scheme and Colonial Development in Tanganyika (Matteo Rizzo), forthcoming Apr–Jun 2022
History of the Seychelles (Richard B. Allen), forthcoming Jul–Sep 2022
 

Economic History

The Groundnut Scheme and Colonial Development in Tanganyika (Matteo Rizzo), forthcoming Apr–Jun 2022
 

Historiography and Methods

Genetics and the African Past (Mary E. Prendergast, Elizabeth A. Sawchuk, Kendra A. Sirak), forthcoming Jul–Sep 2022
GIS Applications in Southern African Archaeology (Seke Katsamudanga), forthcoming Jul–Sep 2022
 

North Africa and the Gulf

Decolonization and Race in North Africa (Muriam Haleh Davis), forthcoming Jul–Sep 2022
The Making of the Maghrib: 1147-1500 (Allen Fromherz), forthcoming Jul–Sep 2022
Women in Late Antique North Africa (In the Writings of Augustine and Other Church Fathers) (Cassandra M. M. Casias), forthcoming Jul–Sep 2022
 

Northeastern Africa

Women’s Organizing and Activism in Sudan Between the Mid-20th and Early 21st Centuries (Nada Mustafa Ali), forthcoming Apr-Jun 2022
 

Political History

Women in Central African Republic (Juan Fandos-Rius), forthcoming Apr-Jun 2022
 

Religious History

Coptic Christianity (Lois Farag), forthcoming Jul–Sep 2022
 

Slavery and Slave Trade

Slavery in Europe During the Atlantic Slave Trade (Giulia Bonazza), forthcoming Apr–Jun 2022
Financing the Indian Ocean Slave Trade (Hollian Wint), forthcoming Jul–Sep 2022
Slavery in European Colonial Courts (Richard Roberts), forthcoming Apr-Jun 2022
 

Southern Africa

Albert Luthuli (Robert Vinson), forthcoming Jul–Sep 2022
Disease and Trauma in Past Southern African Communities: Archaeological Perspectives (Susan Pfeiffer), forthcoming Jul–Sep 2022
GIS Applications in Southern African Archaeology (Seke Katsamudanga), forthcoming Jul–Sep 2022
Ndau Identity in Zimbabwe (Emmanuel Sithole), forthcoming Jul–Sep 2022
Cyril Ramaphosa (Anthony Butler), forthcoming Jul–Sep 2022
 

West Africa

Precolonial Yoruba States (Ayodeji Ogunnaike), forthcoming Apr–Jun 2022
Islam and Politics in Postcolonial Mauritania (Alexander Thurston), forthcoming Jul–Sep 2022
Fulani Pastoralism in West Africa (Matthew D. Turner), forthcoming Jul–Sep 2022
 

Women’s History

Women in Late Antique North Africa (In the Writings of Augustine and Other Church Fathers) (Cassandra M. M. Casias), forthcoming Jul–Sep 2022
Women in Central African Republic (Juan Fandos-Rius), forthcoming Apr-Jun 2022
Women’s Organizing and Activism in Sudan Between the Mid-20th and Early 21st Centuries (Nada Mustafa Ali), forthcoming Apr-Jun 2022