Recent publications on Lusophone Africa

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Here are some of the latest publications, once again addressing a wide range of topics in Lusophone Africa.

Send information about your own publications to me at ksheldon@ucla.edu - please send in citation format, and include any helpful links.

Carlos Shenga, “Born Frees’ Attitudes towards Democracy in Mozambique: A Comparative Study of Political Generations,” Centre for Research on Governance and Development (2017), Working Paper 7. View publication here: http://cpgd.org.mz/publications/2017/born-frees%E2%80%99-attitudes-towards-democracy-mozambique-comparative-study-political

Julie Soleil Archambault, Mobile Secrets: Youth, Intimacy, and the Politics of Pretense in Mozambique (Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2017) http://press.uchicago.edu/ucp/books/book/chicago/M/bo25681045.html

Chloé Buire, “New city, new citizens?: A Lefebvrian exploration of state-led housing and political identities in Luanda, Angola,” Transformation: Critical Perspectives on Southern Africa 93 (2017): 13-40  https://muse.jhu.edu/issue/36401 (Special issue on Living in State Housing)

Vanessa de Pacheco Melo, “Top-down low-cost housing supply since the mid-1990s in Maputo: bottom-up responses and spatial consequences,” Transformation: Critical Perspectives on Southern Africa 93 (2017): 41-67.  https://muse.jhu.edu/issue/36401 (Special issue on Living in State Housing)

Miguel Bandeira Jerónimo, “A Repressive Developmentalism: The Portuguese Imperial Endgame (1940-1975),” in Decolonization and Conflict: Colonial Comparisons and Legacies, eds., Martin Thomas and Gareth Curless (Bloomsbury 2017). http://www.bloomsbury.com/uk/decolonization-and-conflict-9781474250405/

Thiago Henrique Mota, “Instrução Islâmica na Senegâmbia e práticas de Muçulmanos Africanos em Portugal: uma abordagem Atlântica (séculos XVI e XVII),” Estudos históricos (Rio de Janeiro) vol.30 no.60 (Jan./Apr. 2017)  http://www.scielo.br/scielo.php?script=sci_arttext&pid=S0103-21862017000100035&lng=en&nrm=...

Vanito Frei, No país do mano muça, eu sou carvão: implicações socioterritoriais dos megaprojetos de mineração nas comunidades locais da província de Nampula, Tese (Doutorado em Geografia) - Universidade Federal de Goiás, Goiânia, 2017. http://repositorio.bc.ufg.br/tede/handle/tede/7373

Xénia Venusta de Carvalho, The construction of knowledge in postcolonial societies: identity and education over three generations in Mozambique, Doctoral thesis, University of Brighton, 2016. http://eprints.brighton.ac.uk/15450/

Julia Büchele & Joschka Philipps, “‘We are too concerned with Africa’: Questioning and answering with Elísio Macamo,” Stichproben. Wiener Zeitschrift für kritische Afrikastudien No. 32, Vol. 17 (2017): 95-115. http://stichproben.univie.ac.at/fileadmin/user_upload/p_stichproben/Artikel/Nummer32/05_Bu...

René Pélissier, Le Sud-Angola dan l’histoire (2017). René Pelissier publishes his reference works privately. For further information, write to him at viapelbooks@wanadoo.fr

 

Blogs and news:

Norimitsu Onishi, “In Angolan Town, Land Mines Still Lurk ‘Behind Every Bush,’” New York Times (April 26, 2017) https://www.nytimes.com/2017/04/26/world/africa/angola-land-mines.html?emc=edit_tnt_20170427&nlid=4851916&tntemail0=y&_r=0

Norimitsu Onishi, “Angola’s ‘Omnipresent’ Leader Won’t Run Again. But Will He Relinquish Power?,” New York Times (May 20, 2017) https://www.nytimes.com/2017/05/20/world/africa/angola-jose-eduardo-dos-santos.html?emc=ed...

“Kiluanji Kia Henda has been awarded this year’s Frieze Artist Award,” [Angolan artist] C& (26 May 2017) http://www.contemporaryand.com/de/magazines/kiluanji-kia-henda-has-been-awarded-this-years-frieze-artist-award/

“Mateus Mutemba, Warden of Gorongosa, honored by National Geographic,” Gorongosa Blog (May 19, 2017) http://www.gorongosa.org/blog/park-news/mateus-mutemba-warden-gorongosa-honored-national-g...