African History

Articles about the history of Africa

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 in ultra short 1 minute […]

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Infographic – Nelson Mandela: Before Prisoner, Beyond President

An infographic about Nelson Mandela

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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, 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 […]

Categories: AFRICA, African Call for papers, African History

African History Conference – Beyond the Boundaries: Toyin Falola and African Historiography

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 […]

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