ManicMinutes film - Sekhukhune: King of the Morata

ManicMinutes film – Sekhukhune: King of the Morata

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 […]

CFP – Africa and the Atlantic World

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 […]

Book Review : Selling the Congo

Book Review : Selling the Congo

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 […]