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H-Africa encourages discussion of Africa's history, culture, and African studies generally. Africanists of all disciplines are encouraged to subscribe.

Recent Discussion Posts

Seeking Hosts for the podcast New Books in African Studies

New Books in African Studies (http://newbooksnetwork.com/category/african-studies/) is currently seeking hosts interested in conducting interviews with authors of new books on Africa and Africans. Hosting the channel is a good way to bring the work of scholars studying Africa to the attention of large audiences. Interested parties should write Marshall Poe at marshallpoe@gmail.com.

African Mobilities

Dear Colleague,

We are pleased to announce that the latest issue of Transfers - Interdisciplinary Journal of Mobility Studies has been published by Berghahn Journals. This issue includes a special section on African Mobilities, and the portfolio of articles seeks to destabilize Western-centric notions of mobility and provide a counternarrative to European thought and representation. The issue also includes review sections on art, film, museum exhibitions, and books.

H-Net Job Guide (1st-22nd August 2016)

The following jobs were posted to the H-Net Job Guide between 1st August and 22nd August 2016. These job postings are included here based on the categories selected by the list editors for H-Africa. 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.

American Jewish Joint Distribution Committee fellowship program

The American Jewish Joint Distribution Committee (JDC) Archives is pleased to announce that it is accepting applications for its 2017 fellowship program. In 2017, 5-6 fellowships will be awarded to senior scholars, postdoctoral researchers, graduate students, and independent researchers to conduct research in the JDC Archives, either in New York or in Jerusalem.

H-Net Job Guide (July 2016)

The following jobs were posted to the H-Net Job Guide in July 2016. These job postings are included here based on the categories selected by the list editors for H-Africa. 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.

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