H-AfrLitCine is a forum for the discussion and exploration of African literature and cinema. The network invites contributions from individuals engaged in the study of any region of the continent.

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CFP: Africa Writes Academic Panel: Fresh Perspectives on African Literature


CFP: Fresh Perspectives on African Literature

Africa Writes Festival, 14:00-15:30, Friday 1 July, British Library, London

Africa Writes invites abstract submissions from PhD students, early career scholars and independent researchers that open up ideas of, and approaches to, ‘African literatures’. 

The Iconography of Lumumba and the Work of Raoul Peck

Antwerp University - February 18-19, 2016

A two-days bilingual international conference with speakers Raoul Peck, Piet Defraeye, Johannes Fabian and many others.


This interdisciplinary colloquium revolves around the work of filmmaker Raoul Peck and the iconography of Patrice Lumumba in Peck’s films as well as in all other forms of art.

6 New Issues in West Africa Review

We published 6 new issues in the academic, peer-reviewed West Africa Review. One of the section is free to read. West Africa Review is available to individuals and institutions by subscription. To read these issues, please inquire about subscription. Don't forget to place a request with your librarian.

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