H-Luso-Africa is a network initiated by the Lusophone African Studies Organization (LASO). LASO is an independent professional society established in the United States that is open to all scholars with an interest in Angola, Mozambique, Cape Verde, Guinea-Bissau, and São-Tomé e Príncipe.

Recent Content

Recent publications on Lusophone Africa

More recent publications, including some in popular magazines.

Jørgen Eskemose Andersen, Paul Jenkins, and Morten Nielsen, “Who plans the African city? A case study of Maputo: part 1 – the structural context.” International Development Planning Review 37, 3 (2015): 329-350.  Abstract at: http://online.liverpooluniversitypress.co.uk/doi/abs/10.3828/idpr.2015.20

ANN: ACLAIIR Seminar 2015 : research trends & resources from Portugal & Lusophone Africa, British Library, London, 22 June 2015

Dear all,

This year’s ACLAIIR AGM & Seminar will take place on Monday 22nd June at the British Library. Join us for an overview of Portuguese and Lusophone studies and find out about current research in the field.

We’re delighted to welcome Prof. Phillip Rothwell (Oxford), Dr. Vivien Kogut Lessa-de-Sá (Cambridge) and Prof. Hilary Owen (Manchester) to the seminar. There will also be a library panel discussion and a presentation from Casalini Libri on acquiring books from Portugal and Africa in UK libraries.