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 Oct-Dec 2022
 

Archaeology

Early Food Production in the Congo Basin (Dirk H. Seidensticker, Katharina V. M. Jungnickel), forthcoming Oct–Dec 2022
 

Central Africa

Early Food Production in the Congo Basin (Dirk H. Seidensticker, Katharina V. M. Jungnickel), forthcoming Oct–Dec 2022
Policy and Practice of Forced Labor in the Congo Free State and the Belgian Congo (Julia Seibert), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2023
Women in Central African Republic (Juan Fandos-Rius), forthcoming Oct-Dec 2022
 

East Africa and Indian Ocean

Women in Tanzania (Tanganyika and Zanzibar) (Marjorie Mbilinyi), forthcoming Oct–Dec 2022
Slave Trade in Indian Ocean Africa (Rafael Thiebaut), forthcoming Oct–Dec 2022
Joseph Kony and the Lord's Resistance Army (Tim Allen), forthcoming Oct–Dec 2022
Long-Distance Trade in Somalia, 1st to 19th c. AD (Alfredo González Ruibal), forthcoming Oct–Dec 2022
Women in Uganda (Alicia C. Decker), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2023
 

Economic History

Rubber Production in Africa (Reuben A. Loffman), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2023
 

North Africa and the Gulf

Decolonization and Race in North Africa (Muriam Haleh Davis), forthcoming Oct-Dec 2022
 

Northeastern Africa

Women in Eritrea (Milena Belloni), forthcoming Oct–Dec 2022
Women’s Organizing and Activism in Sudan Between the Mid-20th and Early 21st Centuries (Nada Mustafa Ali), forthcoming Oct-Dec 2022
 

Political History

Women in Central African Republic (Juan Fandos-Rius), forthcoming Oct-Dec 2022
 

Slavery and Slave Trade

Aquatic Culture in Africa and the Diaspora (Kevin Dawson), forthcoming Oct–Dec 2022
Slave Trade in Indian Ocean Africa (Rafael Thiebaut), forthcoming Oct–Dec 2022
Slavery and the Slave Trade in Ethiopia and Eritrea (Giulia Bonacci, Alexander Meckelburg), forthcoming Oct–Dec 2022
The Archaeology of Slavery in Atlantic West Africa (1450-1900) (Sean H. Reid), forthcoming Oct–Dec 2022
African Religions in Early America and the United States (Ras Michael Brown), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2023
African Slaves and the Persian Gulf (Hideaki Suzuki), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2023
Policy and Practice of Forced Labor in the Congo Free State and the Belgian Congo (Julia Seibert), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2023
Sugar Plantation Slavery (Klas Rönnbäck), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2023
Post-Slavery (Baz Lecocq, Lotte Pelckmans), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2023
Hausa Diasporas and Slavery in Africa, the Atlantic, and the Muslim World (Camille Lefebvre), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2023
Slavery in European Colonial Courts (Richard Roberts), forthcoming Oct-Dec 2022
 

Southern Africa

Ceramics and Archaeology in Southern Africa (Per Ditlef Fredriksen), forthcoming Oct–Dec 2022
 

West Africa

Women in Ghana (Akosua Adomako Ampofo, Deborah Atobrah), forthcoming Oct–Dec 2022
West Africa and the Middle East since 1900 (Oliver Coates), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2023
 

Women’s History

Head, Bessie (Dorothy Driver), forthcoming Oct–Dec 2022
Women in Beauty Cultures and Aesthetic Rituals (Oluwakemi Balogun), forthcoming Oct–Dec 2022
Women in Eritrea (Milena Belloni), forthcoming Oct–Dec 2022
Women in Ghana (Akosua Adomako Ampofo, Deborah Atobrah), forthcoming Oct–Dec 2022
Women in Tanzania (Tanganyika and Zanzibar) (Marjorie Mbilinyi), forthcoming Oct–Dec 2022
Women in Uganda (Alicia C. Decker), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2023
Women in Central African Republic (Juan Fandos-Rius), forthcoming Oct-Dec 2022
Women’s Organizing and Activism in Sudan Between the Mid-20th and Early 21st Centuries (Nada Mustafa Ali), forthcoming Oct-Dec 2022