Welcome to H-AfrTeach, a network whose mission is to provide a stimulating forum for considering the possibilities and problems involved in teaching about Africa. It is intended for a wide audience, encompassing educators, students and others with an interest in teaching about Africa at all educational levels.

The network has been fairly inactive since its transition to the Commons, but we're in the process of reviving it! In the next few weeks, we hope to launch syllabus and assignment collections, followed by textbook reviews from instructors in the field (for more, please see our new editor introduction).

If you have any materials you'd like to contribute--sample syllabi, successful assignments, discussions of useful texts and documents, or other resources--please feel free to post a discussion or email the editors at editorial-afrteach@mail.h-net.msu.edu. If you are interested taking a more active role, see our call for editors here.

Recent Content

Lecture- Dr. P. Khosronejad, Lost Souls: Photography of African Eunuchs & Female Servants in Qajar Iran

Lecture by Dr. P. Khosronejad (Associate Director for Iranian and Persian Gulf Studies, Oklahoma State University)
 

Lost Souls: Photography of African Eunuchs & Female Servants in Qajar Iran

May 1 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm

UCLA Humanities Room 365.

Seeking Panel Participants for Pedagogy Panel in Africa Network Annual Conference

I am seeking to create a panel on new ways of producing/addressing class or classroom pedagogy for the Africa Network Annual Conference; the original cfp can be found at: https://networks.h-net.org/node/28765/discussions/174117/cfp-%E2%80%9Cafrica-21st-century-.... The abstract deadline is 1 May 2017.

Photography of African Slavery in Iran: history, methodology and political challenges

The University of Kansas
Kansas African Studies Center & Dept. of Anthropology

Talk by Dr. Pedram Khosronejad

"Photography of African Slavery in Iran: history, methodology and political challenges"

April 10 5:00- 6:30 pm, The Forum at Marvin Hall.

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