Welcome to H-AfrArts, Expressive Cultures of Africa. H-AfrArts is composed of two parts, a discussion list and a web site cosponsored by Humanities and Social Sciences OnLine (H-Net) and the Arts Council of the African Studies Association (ACASA). Its content focuses on the expressive cultures of Africa and the African Diaspora.

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Obituary: Christopher D. Roy

Longtime supporter of the Smithsonian National Museum of African Art and leading figure in the field of African Art History, Dr. Christopher Roy, professor at the University of Iowa, passed away Sunday morning, February 10th. Over the course of his 50 year career, Roy encouraged new generations of scholars and tirelessly promoted the arts and cultures of the African continent.

DEADLINE EXTENDED CFP: Association for the Study of the Worldwide African Diaspora (ASWAD) 2019 Conference (DEADLINE - MAR 1, 2019)

Call for Papers:  Association for the Study of the Worldwide African Diaspora

10th Biennial Conference, November 5-9, 2019

The College of William & Mary

Williamsburg, Virginia, USA