Cross-posted from H-Luso-Africa
H-SAfrica is an international online network dedicated to the promotion of all aspects of South and Southern Africa history and culture, and Southern African studies in general.
The Performance of Pan-Africanism:
from Colonial Exhibitions to Black and African Cultural Festivals
Episode 88 of Africa Past and Present -- the podcast about African history, culture, and politics -- is now available at: http://afripod.aodl.org
In part 1 of a new series on digital African studies, Keith Breckenridge (WISER, Wits University) discusses the current state of digital Southern African Studies; the politics, funding, and ethics of international partnerships in digital projects; and his new book Biometric State: The Global Politics of Identification and Surveillance in South Africa, 1850 to the Present.
The Association for the Study of the Middle East and Africa (ASMEA) is pleased to announce its 2015 Research Grants Program. Grants of up to $2500 will be awarded to qualified professors and students engaged in the study of the Middle East and Africa.
The deadline to submit a grant application is March 2, 2015. Find an overview of the guidelines for submission below: