Recent publications on Lusophone Africa, with the usual wide range of topics, with some of interest on environmental issues and urban studies.
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Nuno Vidal, “The historical-sociological matrix and ethos at the heart and strength of MPLA’s modern Angola,” Tempo 25, 1 Niterói jan./abr. 2019
Nuno Vidal, “International development strategies for the XXIst century and post-modern patrimonialism in Africa – Angola and Mozambique,” Revista Brasileira de Política Internacional 61, 1 (2018) http://www.scielo.br/scielo.php?script=sci_arttext&pid=S0034-73292018000100215&lng=en&nrm=iso
Colin Darch, Historical Dictionary of Mozambique, New Edition (Rowman and Littlefield, 2018) https://rowman.com/ISBN/9781538111345/Historical-Dictionary-of-Mozambique-New-Edition - newly written from scratch, not a revision of the prior editions.
Christabelle Peters, “Contrapuntos Latino Africanos: Operation Antonio Maceo and the Mists of Benguela Bay,” Journal of Global South Studies 35, 2 (Fall 2018): 242-270 https://muse.jhu.edu/article/710537
João Afonso Baptista, “Eco(il)logical Knowledge: on Different Ways of Relating with the Known,” Environmental Humanities 10, 2 (2018): 397–420 [on forest knowledge in Angola]. Link: https://read.dukeupress.edu/environmental-humanities/article/10/2/397/136687/Eco-il-logical-KnowledgeOn-Different-Ways-of
Vanessa dos Santos Oliveira, “Donas, pretas livres e escravas em Luanda (Séc. XIX),” Estudos Ibero-Americanos 44, 3 (2018): 447-456 http://revistaseletronicas.pucrs.br/ojs/index.php/iberoamericana/issue/view/1273/showToc
Cristina Udelsmann Rodrigues, “Climate Change and DIY Urbanism in Luanda and Maputo: New Urban Strategies?,” International Journal of Urban Sustainable Development (2019) (publication preview) https://www.tandfonline.com/doi/abs/10.1080/19463138.2019.1585859
Linda Van de Kamp, “Women and the Afro-Brazilian Pentecostal War in Mozambique,” in Spirit on the Move: Black Women and Pentecostalism in Africa and the Diaspora, ed. Judith Casselberry and Elizabeth A. Pritchard, 67-88 (Duke University Press, 2019).
Christine Hackenesch, “Angola,” in The EU and China in African Authoritarian Regimes: Domestic Politics and Governance Reforms (Palgrave, 2018) https://www.palgrave.com/us/book/9783319635903
Murtah Shannon, “African Urban Development in a Post-Aid Era: The ‘Dutch Approach’ to Urban Restructuring in Beira City, Mozambique,” Built Environment 44, 4 (January 2019): 397-419, special issue on urban land grabs in Africa, https://www.alexandrinepress.co.uk/built-environment/urban-land-grabs-africa
Kei Otsuki, “Who is ‘the Public’: Infrastructure of Displacement and Urban Resettlement in Mozambique,” Built Environment 44, 4 (January 2019): 493-508, special issue on urban land grabs in Africa, https://www.alexandrinepress.co.uk/built-environment/urban-land-grabs-africa
Murtah Shannon, “Who Controls the City in the Global Urban Era? Mapping the Dimensions of Urban Geopolitics in Beira City, Mozambique,” Land 8, 2 (February 2019), https://www.mdpi.com/2073-445X/8/2/37 (open access)
Jeferson Argolo Argolo Rosa, “A emigração angolana para Brasil: imigrantes, estudantes e refugiados,” Redos: Revista do Corpo Discente do Programa de Pós-Graduação em História da URFGS 10, n.23 (2018) https://seer.ufrgs.br/aedos/article/view/83347
Blogs and News
Cristiane Vieira Teixeira, “Africa: 40 Years On - African Contract Workers Who Came to Germany and Stayed,” DW Deutsch Welle (22 Feb 2019) https://www.dw.com/en/40-years-on-african-contract-workers-who-came-to-germany-and-stayed/a-47629727
Discussion of Ibraimo Alberto (with Daniel Bachmann), Ich wollte leben wie die Götter: Was in Deutschland aud meinen afrikanischen Träumen wurde (KiWi, 2014)
An older review of the book in German by Petra Aschoff can be found here: Mosambik-Rundbrief Nr. 89 (Dezember 2014) http://kkmosambik.de/content/wp-content/uploads/2015/07/RB89_Buchrezension_web.pdf