Past Updates

September 2020

Women in South Sudan (Christopher Tounsel)

August 2020

July 2020

Algerian Civil War (Anissa Daoudi)
Emecheta, Buchi (Chika Unigwe)
Frantz Fanon (Christopher J. Lee)
Guns in Africa (Felix Brahm)
Women in Fashion and Textiles (MacKenzie Moon Ryan)
Women in Malawi (Anika Wilson)
Women in Mauritania (Katherine Ann Wiley)
Women in Mauritius (Ramola Ramtohul)

June 2020

Ekpo, Margaret (Chinyere Ukpokolo)
Women in Lesotho (Scott Rosenberg)
Women in Madagascar (Faranirina V. Rajaonah)

May 2020

Baartman, Sara (Clifton Crais)
Food and Diet: Methods (Liza Gijanto)
The Amazons of Dahomey (Agbenyega Adedze)
The History of Guinea (Mohamed Saliou Camara)
Women in Burundi (Marie Saiget)
Women in Seychelles (Penda Choppy)

April 2020

Guns in Africa (Felix Brahm)
Haile Selassie (Eshete Tibebe)
Humanitarianism in Africa (Bronwen Everill)
Nana Yaa Asantewa (Lynda Day)
Pereira, Carmen (Ângela Sofia Benoliel Coutinho)
Women and Migration (Lesley Nicole Braun)
Women in Cape Verde (Elizabeth Challinor)
Women in Mauritania (Katherine Ann Wiley)
Women in Mauritius (Ramola Ramtohul)

March 2020

African Indigenous Religions (Walter E.A. van Beek)
al-Nafzaouiya, Zaynab (Hasna Lebbady, Hiam El Hilali)
Ben M’rad, Bchira (Lilia Labidi)
Bibi Titi Mohamed (Chambi Chachage and Jacqueline Mgumia)
el-Durr, Shajarat (Azza El Kholy)
Free French Africa (Eric Jennings)
Girlhood in Africa (Sarah Bellows-Blakely)
Lakwena, Alice (Heike Behrend)
Mernissi, Fatima (Raja Rhouni)
Ping, Jean (Jeremy Rich)
The Archaeology of the Swahili World (Stephanie Wynne-Jones)
Women and Slavery in Africa (Mariana P. Candido)
Women in Comoros (Sophie Blanchy)
Women in Equatorial Guinea (Susana Castillo-Rodriguez and Alba Valenciano Mañé)
Women in Somalia (Safia Aidid)
Women in South Africa (Jill E. Kelly)

February 2020

Ngoyi, Lilian (Iris Berger)
Women and Development (Michael Kevane)

January 2020

African Women in Art (Nomusa Makhubu)

December 2019

November 2019

October 2019

Ping, Jean (Jeremy Rich), revised
Women in Law & Justice (Helen Dancer), revised

August 2019

July 2019

de Sousa, Noémia (Hilary Owen)
Nana Asma’u (Alaine Hutson)
Women in Benin (Jessica Catherine Reuther)
Women in Guinea-Bissau (Joanna Davidson)
Women in Modern Egypt (Hoda Elsadda)

June 2019

Mariama Ba (Souad T. Ali)
 

May 2019

Women in Namibia (Heike Becker)
 

April 2019

Women's Legal Rights (Johanna Bond)
 

March 2019

Igbo-Ukwu (Raphael Chijioke Njoku)
Madagascar (Modern) (Jane Hooper)
Mbeki, Govan (Colin Bundy)
Rodrigues, Deolinda (Margarida Paredes)
The Empire of Ghana (Nikolas Gestrich)
Uwilingiyimana, Agathe (Jennie Burnet)
Women in Liberia (Mary H. Moran)
 

February 2019

The Empire of Mali (Sirio Canós-Donnay)
The Gambia (Bala Saho)
 

January 2019

Women in the Gambia (Catherine Cymone Fourshey)
 

December 2018

Archaeobotany: Methods (Louis Champion, Dorian Q. Fuller)
Colonial History and Historiography (Marie-Albane de Suremain)
Community-Based Approaches to African History (Peter R. Schmidt, Kathryn Weedman Arthur)
 

November 2018

Atlantic Slavery and the Slave Trade: History and Historiography (Daniel B. Domingues da Silva, Philip Misevich)
Environmental History (Emmanuel Kreike)
Exploring Present Pasts: Popular Arts as Historical Sources (Bogumil Jewsiewicki, Allen F. Roberts)
Rock Art Research Methods (Jeremy Hollmann)
The Dakar School of African History (Catherine Coquery-Vidrovitch)
The Internet and Social Media as Sources (Aubrey Bloomfield, Sean Jacobs)

October 2018

Genetics and Southern African History (Francesco Montinaro, Cristian Capelli)

September 2018

West African Cinema (John C. McCall)
Women in Angola (Mariana P. Candido)

August 2018

Archaeozoology: Methods (Veerle Linseele)

July 2018

Photographs as Sources in African History (Robert Gordon, Jonatan Kurzwelly)

June 2018

May 2018

Money and Currency in African History (Jane I. Guyer, Karin Pallaver)

April 2018

Ethnicity in Africa (Gabrielle Lynch)
The Bantu Expansion (Koen Bostoen)

March 2018

HIV/Aids in South Africa (Rebecca Hodes)
Portuguese Colonialism in Africa (Miguel Bandeira Jerónimo)

February 2018

Oral Traditions as Sources (Stephen Belcher)
The Anlu Rebellion (Jacqueline-Bethel Tchouta Mougoué)

January 2018

December 2017

Archaeozoology: Methods (Veerle Linseele), summary
Women and Post-Independence African Politics (Gretchen Bauer, Akosua Darkwah, Donna Patterson)

November 2017

The History of Angola (Jeremy Ball)

October 2017

Mahdist Omdurman (Robert S. Kramer)
Pentecostalism in Africa (Nimi Wariboko)

September 2017

Forest History (Christopher Conte)
The Nile Waters Issue (Terje Tvedt)
Ujamaa (Michael Jennings)

August 2017

Climatology: Methods (Sharon E. Nicholson)

July 2017

June 2017

Women and Apartheid (Meghan Healy-Clancy)

June 2017

Women and Apartheid (Meghan Healy-Clancy)
 

May 2017

April 2017

Slavery at the Cape (Nigel Worden)

March 2017

Urban Society in Colonial Sudan (Ahmad Alawad Sikainga)

February 2017

Communism in South Africa (Irina Filatova)

December 2016

Africa in the Global Economy (Ralph A. Austen), summary
Documenting Precolonial Trade in Africa (Shadreck Chirikure), summary
West African Cinema (John McCall), summary
Women and Apartheid (Meghan Healy-Clancy), summary
 

August 2016

Ethnicity in Africa (Gabrielle Lynch) (summary)
Slavery at the Cape (Nigel Worden) (summary)
The History of South Africa's Bantustans (Laura Phillips) (summary)