Category: African Studies

African Articulations

African Articulations

Welcome to the African Articulations series from James Currey! Forget disciplinary policing! The African Articulations monograph series fosters fresh and provocative debate on Africa’s cultural locations, networks and histories, from… READ MORE

Cultivating Their Own

Cultivating Their Own

Sometimes you just get lucky. That was certainly the case for me when I chanced upon a microfilm container clearly labeled “Agricultural Development in Kenya” at the Friends Collection and… READ MORE

The Mission of Apolo Kivebulaya

The Mission of Apolo Kivebulaya

We thank Emma Wild-Wood for contributing this blog piece. Dr Wild-Wood explores the first time she was introduced to Apolo Kivebulaya and how her new publication examines wider social processes… READ MORE

Creed and Grievance

Creed and Grievance

David Ehrhardt shares what he hopes readers will take away from his book Creed and Grievance. This publication is part of a trilogy on religious conflict in northern Nigeria, alongside… READ MORE

Reel Resistance

Reel Resistance

“When I began to make my own films, I could not help but make a cinema that was political in its form and content, … I wanted to use cinema,… READ MORE

Hawks and Doves in Sudan’s Armed Conflict

Hawks and Doves in Sudan’s Armed Conflict

Suad M. E. Musa shares the story behind writing the 2019 Aidoo-Snyder Award winning book, Hawks and Doves in Sudan’s Armed Conflict, Al-Hakkamat Baggara Women of Darfur, published by James… READ MORE