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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CFP: Sites of Contest: Cold War Cultural Diplomacy and the Global South

Culture has served as a “weapon of the struggle” during the Cold War. It played a central role in leftist literary circles, socialist realist poetry and muralism, as well as in the CIA-backed Congress for Cultural Freedom, whose artist groups embraced Abstract Expressionism and modernist poetry.

H-Net reviews posted to the web 28 May 2018 - 04 Jun 2018

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The following reviews were posted to the H-Net web site between 28 May 2018 and 04 Jun 2018.

Reviewed for H-AfrArts by Veronique Helenon
   Dubois, Laurent.  _Banjo: America's African Instrument, The_.
   Cambridge: Belknap Press of Harvard University Press, 2016.  384

H-Net Job Guide Weekly Report For H-AfrArts: 28 May - 4 June

The following jobs were posted to the H-Net Job Guide from 28 May 2018 to  4 June 2018.  These job postings are included here based on the categories selected by the list editors for H-AfrArts.  See the H-Net Job Guide website at http://www.h-net.org/jobs/ for more information.  To contact the Job Guide, write to jobguide@mail.h-net.msu.edu, or call +1-517-432-5134 between 9 am and 5 pm US Eastern time.