I’ve said quite often on SocioLingo Africa that I love Twitter for introducing me to all sorts of people I would never normally meet. Today I’d like to introduce you to ManicMinutes who are film-makers with a special passion for Africa, and in particular for documenting the Chiefs of Africa in ultra short 1 minute […]
An infographic about Nelson Mandela
CFP: Fall 2013 SERSAS Conference, East Carolina University, Greenville, NC, 27 – 28 Sept. Date: 3 July 2013 16:11 via Kenneth Wilburn, East Carolina University, WILBURNK@ecu.edu Second Call for Papers “Africa and the Atlantic World”, Fall 2013 SERSAS Conference, East Carolina University, Greenville, NC, USA, 27 – 28 September 2013 The publication of Fernand Braudel’s _The […]
African History Conference Theme: “Beyond the Boundaries: Toyin Falola and African Historiography” Venue: University of North Carolina Wilmington Date: October 12, 2013 Call for Papers We are pleased to announce a one-day African History Conference to be held at the University of North Carolina Wilmington on October 12, 2013. The theme for this conference is […]
The conference was organised in honour of its professor and Chair of the Ijaw History Project, Ebiegberi Joe Alagoa.
Matthew G. Stanard. Selling the Congo: A History of European Pro-Empire Propaganda and the Making of Belgian Imperialism. Lincoln University of Nebraska Press, 2011. 387 pp. $65.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8032-3777-3. Reviewed by Elizabeth Stice (Palm Beach Atlantic University) Published on H-Empire (January, 2013) Commissioned by Charles V. Reed Colonial Culture in Context: Selling the Congo and Belgian Pro-Empire Propaganda […]