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, Cabo Verde, Guinea-Bissau, and São-Tomé e Príncipe.
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Recent Content

Recent publications on Lusophone Africa

Here are some more great publications by our network members and friends.  There are several on Guinea-Bissau this time, which sometimes seems to be neglected, and new books on Mozambique, Angola, and G-B.

Remember to let me know when your article or book is published, ksheldon@ucla.edu

Jeanne Marie Penvenne, Women, Migration and the Cashew Economy in Southern Mozambique, 1945-1975 (James Currey, 2015).

Query: Research Support Opportunity on Lomwe and Makhuwa People in Mozambique, Mount Namuli


I'm looking for current or emerging research on the Lomwe/Makhuwa in Mozambique and have an opportunity to help support new research in conjunction on the Lomwe and mythology surrounding Mount Namuli in Zambezia.

Does anyone know of current research being conducted or of research that would benefit form additional field work on Mount Namuli?

We have an opportunity to support research on Namuli in conjunction with our rural development and conservation initiative on Namuli this winter.