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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.

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New Issue in JENdA: A Journal of Culture and African Women Studies

The newly published issue in the peer-reviewed JENdA: A Journal of Culture and African Women Studies will be of interest to you. As JENdA is focused on research on women in African societies and in the Diaspora, this issue continues the journal's commitment to publish evidence-based research that is engaging and forward-looking. With four incredible researchers, the issue offers a refreshing analysis and approach to their respective topics. All the articles are fascinating read.

Call for panelists ECAS 2019 (Edinburgh): 'Paving roads over well-trodden paths? The (dis-)use of everyday infrastructure from pre- to post-colonial Africa, 1800s to present'

We're putting out a call for panelists for our panel at the ECAS Conference in Edinburgh, June 11-14, 2019. The panel is organised by Andreas Greiner (ETH Zurich) and Robert Heinze (Univ. of Berne/SOAS).

This panel draws attention to the establishment of dynamic infrastructure systems through everyday usage. It is interested in the logics, actors, and practices that shaped infrastructure during transition periods, and in the ways (post-)colonial states engaged with existing infrastructure.

H-Net Job Guide Weekly Report For H-Africa: 7 January - 14 January

The following jobs were posted to the H-Net Job Guide from
 7 January 2019 to 14 January 2019.  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.



AFRICAN AMERICAN HISTORY / STUDIES

H-Net Job Guide Weekly Report For H-AfResearch: 7 January - 14 January


The following jobs were posted to the H-Net Job Guide from
 7 January 2019 to 14 January 2019.  These job postings are included here based on the categories selected by the list editors for H-AfResearch.  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.



AFRICAN HISTORY / STUDIES

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