TOC: New Issue of African Studies Review Vol 63 Issue 3 (Sept 2020)

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Editors’ Introduction
Structural Racism, Whiteness, and the African Studies Review
Commentary
The Vulnerability and Resilience of African Food Systems, Food Security, and Nutrition in the Context of the COVID-19 Pandemic
William G. Moseley, Jane Battersby
African Studies Review, Volume 63 / Issue 3, September 2020, pp 449 - 461
doi: 10.1017/asr.2020.72 Published Online on 21 August 2020
 
Article
The Role of Islam, Ajami writings, and educational reform in Sulemaana Kantè’s N’ko
Coleman Donaldson
African Studies Review, Volume 63 / Issue 3, September 2020, pp 462 - 486
doi: 10.1017/asr.2019.59 Published Online on 28 January 2020
Displaying the Nation: Museums and Nation-Building in Tanzania and Kenya
M. Victoria Gorham
African Studies Review, Volume 63 / Issue 3, September 2020, pp 487 - 517
doi: 10.1017/asr.2020.54 Published Online on 29 June 2020
 
Circuits of Compassion: The Affective Labor of Uganda’s Christian Orphan Choirs
Lydia Boyd
African Studies Review, Volume 63 / Issue 3, September 2020, pp 518 - 539
doi: 10.1017/asr.2019.70 Published Online on 13 January 2020
 
Violence, Autochthony, and Identity Politics in KwaZulu-Natal (South Africa): A Processual Perspective on Local Political Dynamics
Mario Krämer
African Studies Review, Volume 63 / Issue 3, September 2020, pp 540 - 559
doi: 10.1017/asr.2019.69 Published Online on 23 December 2019
Forum: African Refugee History
African Refugee History
Christian A. Williams
African Studies Review, Volume 63 / Issue 3, September 2020, pp 560 - 567
doi: 10.1017/asr.2020.76 Published Online on 7 October 2020
Refugees, Evacuees, and Repatriates: Biafran Children, UNHCR, and the Politics of International Humanitarianism in the Nigerian Civil War
Bonny Ibhawoh
African Studies Review, Volume 63 / Issue 3, September 2020, pp 568 - 592
doi: 10.1017/asr.2020.43 Published Online on 7 October 2020
SWAPO’s Struggle Children and Exile Home-Making: the Refugee Biography of Mawazo Nakadhilu
Christian A. Williams
African Studies Review, Volume 63 / Issue 3, September 2020, pp 593 - 615
doi: 10.1017/asr.2019.89 Published Online on 7 October 2020
 
Imagining Zimbabwe as home: ethnicity, violence and migration
Duduzile S. Ndlovu
African Studies Review, Volume 63 / Issue 3, September 2020, pp 616 - 639
doi: 10.1017/asr.2019.65 Published Online on 7 October 2020
Refugees, Identity, and the Limits to Inclusion: Revisiting Landlord-Stranger Reciprocity Relations in Contemporary Liberia
Maarten Bedert
African Studies Review, Volume 63 / Issue 3, September 2020, pp 640 - 659
doi: 10.1017/asr.2020.51 Published Online on 7 October 2020
“The Problem of Witchcraft”: Violence and the Supernatural in Global African Refugee Mobilities
Katherine Luongo
African Studies Review, Volume 63 / Issue 3, September 2020, pp 660 - 682
doi: 10.1017/asr.2019.42 Published Online on 7 October 2020
 
AFRICA - GENERAL
Book Reviews (Online)
Mariana P. Candido, and Adam Jones, ed. African Women in the Atlantic World: Property, Vulnerability & Mobility, 1660–1880. Suffolk: Boydell & Brewer, 2019. 302 pp. Illustrations. Bibliography. Index. $80.00. Cloth. ISBN: 9781847012135.
Ana Lucia Araujo
African Studies Review, Volume 63 / Issue 3, September 2020, pp E1 - E3
doi: 10.1017/asr.2020.35 Published Online on 7 May 2020
 
Frieda Ekotto and Kenneth W. Harrow, eds. Rethinking African Cultural Production. Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 2015. 170 pp. Notes. Bibliography. Index. $30.00. Paper. ISBN: 978-0-253-01600-3.
Bhekizizwe Peterson
African Studies Review, Volume 63 / Issue 3, September 2020, pp E4 - E6
doi: 10.1017/asr.2020.29 Published Online on 8 June 2020
Peter Elliott. Constance: One Road to Take. The Life and Photography of Constance Stuart Larrabee (1914–2000). Alairac: Cantaloup Press, 2018. xiii + 196 pp. Photographs. Bibliography. Index. $29.00. Paper. ISBN 978-1-7202-5806-3.
Rick Halpern
African Studies Review, Volume 63 / Issue 3, September 2020, pp E7 - E9
doi: 10.1017/asr.2020.49 Published Online on 8 June 2020
Robert Launay, editor. Islamic Education in Africa: Writing Boards and Blackboards. Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 2016. 323 pp. Contributors. Index. $35.00. Paper. ISBN: 9780253023025.
Marta Scaglioni
African Studies Review, Volume 63 / Issue 3, September 2020, pp E10 - E12
doi: 10.1017/asr.2020.48 Published Online on 4 June 2020
Mimmi Söderberg Kovacs and Jesper Bjarnesen, eds. Violence in African Elections: Between Democracy and Big Man Politics. Africa Now Series. London: Zed Books, 2018. 320 pp. Index. $95.00 Cloth. ISBN: 978-1-78699-229-1.
Claudia Generoso de Almeida
African Studies Review, Volume 63 / Issue 3, September 2020, pp E13 - E15
doi: 10.1017/asr.2020.53 Published Online on 14 July 2020
EAST AFRICA
Book Reviews (Online)
Ned Bertz. Diaspora and Nation in the Indian Ocean: Transnational Histories of Race and Urban Space in Tanzania. Honolulu: University of Hawai’i Press, 2015. x + 275 pp. Bibliography. Index. $59.00. Cloth. ISBN: 978-0-8248-5155-2.
Gregory H. Maddox
African Studies Review, Volume 63 / Issue 3, September 2020, pp E16 - E17
doi: 10.1017/asr.2020.34 Published Online on 4 June 2020
Laura Fair. Reel Pleasures: Cinema Audiences and Entrepreneurs in Twentieth-Century Tanzania. New African Histories. Athens: Ohio University Press, 2018. xiv + 452 pp. Maps. Photographs. Notes. Bibliography. Index. $34.95. Paper. ISBN: 978-0821422861.
Laura Edmondson
African Studies Review, Volume 63 / Issue 3, September 2020, pp E18 - E20
doi: 10.1017/asr.2020.58 Published Online on 14 July 2020
CENTRAL AFRICA
Book Reviews (Online)
Susanne Jaspars. Food Aid in Sudan: a history of power, politics and profit. London: Zed Books, 2018. xiv + 249 pp. Maps. Charts. Bibliography. Index. $84.00. Cloth. ISBN: 978-I-78699-209-3.
Steve Howard
African Studies Review, Volume 63 / Issue 3, September 2020, pp E21 - E22
doi: 10.1017/asr.2020.42 Published Online on 6 May 2020
Muḥammad ibn ‘Umar al-Tūnisī. In Darfur: An Account of the Sultanate and Its People, vols. 1 and 2. Edited and translated by Humphrey Davies. New York: Library of Arabic Literature, New York University Press, 2018. Maps. Notes. Glossary. Index. $40.00. Cloth. ISBN: 978-1479876389.
Shamil Jeppie
African Studies Review, Volume 63 / Issue 3, September 2020, pp E23 - E25
doi: 10.1017/asr.2020.70 Published Online on 11 August 2020
SOUTHERN AFRICA
Book Reviews (Online)
Zachary Kagan Guthrie. Bound for Work: Labor, Mobility, and Colonial Rule in Central Mozambique, 1940–1965. Charlottesville: University of Virginia Press, 2018. 225 pp. Maps. Photographs. Bibliography. Index. $45.00. Cloth. ISBN: 978-0813941547.
Sandra Sousa
African Studies Review, Volume 63 / Issue 3, September 2020, pp E26 - E27
doi: 10.1017/asr.2020.45 Published Online on 8 May 2020
David Morton. Age of Concrete: Housing and the Shape of Aspiration in the Capital of Mozambique. Athens, Ohio: Ohio University Press, 2019. 336 pp. List of Illustrations. Glossary. Notes. Sources. $90.00. Cloth. ISBN: 978-0821423677.
António Tomás
African Studies Review, Volume 63 / Issue 3, September 2020, pp E28 - E29
doi: 10.1017/asr.2020.38 Published Online on 8 May 2020
Morgan Ndlovu. Performing Indigeneity: Spectacles of Culture and Identity in Coloniality. London: Pluto Press, 2019. Appendix: List of Cultural Villages in South Africa. References. Index. $65.00. Cloth. ISBN: 978-0-7453-3859-0.
Robert Maseko
African Studies Review, Volume 63 / Issue 3, September 2020, pp E30 - E31
doi: 10.1017/asr.2020.26 Published Online on 11 May 2020
Elizabeth Thornberry. Colonizing Consent: Rape and Governance in South Africa’s Eastern Cape. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2019. x + 360 pp. Abbreviations. Illustrations. Bibliography. Index. $105.00. Cloth. ISBN: 978-1108472807.
Chet Fransch
African Studies Review, Volume 63 / Issue 3, September 2020, pp E32 - E34
doi: 10.1017/asr.2020.62 Published Online on 29 June 2020
WEST AFRICA
Book Reviews (Online)
Marcus Filippello. The Nature of the Path: Reading a West African Road. Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press, 2017. ix + 217 pp. Contents. Notes on Orthography, Diacritics, and Language. Photos. Maps. Acknowledgements. Notes. Bibliography. Index. $27.00. Paper. ISBN: 978-1-5179-0283-4.
Nathan Riley Carpenter
African Studies Review, Volume 63 / Issue 3, September 2020, pp E35 - E37
doi: 10.1017/asr.2020.61 Published Online on 13 July 2020
Laura S. Grillo. An Intimate Rebuke: Female Genital Power in Ritual and Politics in West Africa. Durham: Duke University Press, 2018. 284 pp. Photographs. Bibliography. Index. $26.95. Paper. ISBN: 9781478001553.
Jill E. Kelly
African Studies Review, Volume 63 / Issue 3, September 2020, pp E38 - E40
doi: 10.1017/asr.2020.32 Published Online on 6 May 2020
Kathleen Keller. Colonial Suspects: Suspicion, Imperial Rule and Colonial Society in Interwar French West Africa. Lincoln, Nebraska: University of Nebraska Press, 2018. xi + 264 pp. List of Abbreviations. Note on Translations. Notes. Bibliography. Index. $55.00. Cloth. ISBN: 978-0803296916.
Fabienne Chamelot
African Studies Review, Volume 63 / Issue 3, September 2020, pp E41 - E43
doi: 10.1017/asr.2020.27 Published Online on 8 June 2020
Adam Mayer. Naija Marxisms: Revolutionary Thought in Nigeria. London: Pluto Press, 2016. xii + 244 pp. Acknowledgements. Notes. Bibliography. Index. $27.00. Paper. ISBN: 978-0-7453-3657-2.
Emmanuel Nwafor Mordi
African Studies Review, Volume 63 / Issue 3, September 2020, pp E44 - E46
doi: 10.1017/asr.2020.28 Published Online on 14 July 2020
Terri Ochiagha. A Short History of Chinua Achebe’s Things Fall Apart. Athens: Ohio University Press, 2018. 146 pp. List of Illustrations. Notes. Bibliography. Index. $15.95. Paper. ISBN: 139780821423486.
Ignatius Chukwumah
African Studies Review, Volume 63 / Issue 3, September 2020, pp E47 - E49
doi: 10.1017/asr.2020.68 Published Online on 24 July 2020
Steven Pierce. Moral Economies of Corruption: State Formation and Political Culture in Nigeria. Durham, North Carolina: Duke University Press, 2016. vii + 275 pp. Maps. Notes. Index. $27.95. Paper. ISBN: 978-0-8223-6091-9.
Azeez Olaniyan
African Studies Review, Volume 63 / Issue 3, September 2020, pp E50 - E52
doi: 10.1017/asr.2020.31 Published Online on 6 May 2020
David A. Schwartz, Julienne Ngoundoung Anoko, and Sharon Abramowitz, eds. Pregnant in the Time of Ebola: Women and Their Children in the 2013–2015 West African Epidemic. Cham, Switzerland: Springer, 2019. 494 pp. Photographs. Bibliographies. Index. €135.19. Cloth. ISBN: 9783319976365.
Catherine Bolten
African Studies Review, Volume 63 / Issue 3, September 2020, pp E53 - E55
doi: 10.1017/asr.2020.36 Published Online on 6 May 2020
FEATURE FILMS
Film Reviews (Online)
Mati Diop, director. A Thousand Suns. Original title: Mille Soleils. 45 minutes. French and Wolof, with English subtitles. Criterion Channel. 2013. No price reported.
Kenneth W. Harrow
African Studies Review, Volume 63 / Issue 3, September 2020, pp E56 - E58
doi: 10.1017/asr.2020.67 Published Online on 6 July 2020
Mati Diop, director. Mati Diop and Olivier Demangel, writers. Atlantique. 2019. 104 mins. French, Wolof, Senegal, France, Belgium. Ad Vitam and Netflix. No price reported.
Benjamin N. Lawrance
African Studies Review, Volume 63 / Issue 3, September 2020, pp E59 - E61
doi: 10.1017/asr.2020.66 Published Online on 8 July 2020
John Trengove, dir. The Wound. Original title: Inxeba. 98 min. IsiXhosa, with English subtitles. South Africa. Indigenous Film Distribution and Kino Lorber, $29.95.
Elizabeth Thornberry
African Studies Review, Volume 63 / Issue 3, September 2020, pp E62 - E64
doi: 10.1017/asr.2020.56 Published Online on 8 June 2020