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Africa's immense contribution to the world. Muzawazi, Kwame Feb 1, 2020 723
If we don't own our story, we will lose our sovereignty. Pompigne-Mognard, Nicolas Mar 1, 2019 1296
OVERLOOKED HISTORY. Zack, Ian Editorial Feb 18, 2019 106
A wider African history in Britain. Serwah, Awula; Kwaku Oct 1, 2018 771
The real history of Africa Zeinab Badawi's new BBC TV series. Versi, Anver Jul 1, 2017 2674
On the unity of African people. Bankie, B.F. Mar 1, 2017 11316
Arabic sources and the search for a new historiography in Ibadan in the 1960s. Kane, Ousmane Essay May 1, 2016 1114
Introduction: control and excess: histories of violence in Africa. Bernault, Florence; Deutsch, Jan-Georg Essay Aug 1, 2015 4878
Obedience and selective genocide in Burundi. Russell, Aidan Report Aug 1, 2015 10675
Why Pan-African education should be promoted. Muchie, Mammo Aug 1, 2015 1138
Exposing hidden secrets of our past. Cover story Oct 1, 2014 646
Checkmating China in Africa 50 years ago. Mbakwe, Tom Essay Oct 1, 2014 1425
Telling and retelling of each story: from the Maghreb to Madagascar. Speech Sep 1, 2014 2596
Which African renaissance is the AU talking about? Pheko, Motsoko Column Jul 1, 2014 1224
Little Men. Nivyabandi, Ketty Poem Mar 1, 2014 358
Promoting and developing Oromummaa. Jalata, Asafa Report Mar 1, 2014 13239
Domesticating Mathematics in the African mother tongue. Bangura, Abdul Karim Feb 1, 2014 18029
Ghana '67 In the Vortex. Poem Sep 22, 2013 336
"After all, Africa is largely a nonliterate continent": the reception of Vatican II in Africa. Orobator, Agbonkhianmeghe E. Essay Jun 1, 2013 7624
How Europe Underdeveloped Africa. Clarke, George E. Poem Sep 22, 2012 225
Introduction: African narrative and the Christian tradition: storytelling and identity. VanZanten, Susan Essay Mar 22, 2012 2800
Salvation history in Ayi Kwei Armah's Two Thousand Seasons. Guendouzi, Amar Critical essay Mar 22, 2012 7276
Representations of history in African Diasporic Literatures and the Politics of Postmodernism. Johanna Njemi, Minna Critical essay Mar 1, 2012 511
Freeing ourselves from domination: please spare 3 minutes of silence on 1 August for all the victims of the Arab and TransAtlantic slavery and other new oppressions in Africa. Wambu, Onyekachi Jul 1, 2011 623
"We do not want to be ruled by foreigners: oral histories of nationalism in colonial Zimbabwe. Munochiveyi, Munyaradzi B. Essay Mar 22, 2011 9234
Ghosts of Revolutions Past. Dreyfuss, Joel Critical essay Mar 22, 2010 2523
History and the novelist's design: a reading of Ayi Kwei Armah's The Healers. Awosika, Olawale Critical essay Sep 22, 2009 2058
The Black Studies tradition and the mappings of our common intellectual project. Fenderson, Jonathan Report Mar 22, 2009 8951
Racial politics of writing African history: "As a historian of African descent, I regard the decolonisation of knowledge as a crucial step in ensuring that Africans worldwide retake control of their own destinies and histories.". Ray, Carina May 1, 2008 1387
Who will judge the judges? Duodu, Cameron Essay May 1, 2008 1556
What happened to Africa? Pham, J. Peter Critical essay Jan 1, 2008 6592
Go East, my son. Akomolafe, Femi Nov 1, 2007 1585
Zimbabwe: burying the truth; Hajia Aminata Sow, a retired Guinean jurist and historian, spent six months in Zimbabwe earlier this year, and, encouraged by the "Zimbabwe debate" in our last issue, writes about what she saw during her visit. Sow, Hajia Aminata Nov 1, 2007 2826
African victims of the Anglo-Boer War: there are thousands of victims whose lives and deaths must be remembered as part and parcel of one of modern history's most painful and protracted birthing processes--the Anglo-Boer War. For without them, the Republic of South Africa might not have been born at all. Ray, Carina Column Nov 1, 2007 1769
Africans must take their history seriously: the Asantehene, Otumfuo Osei Tutu II, has called on Africans to never forget their history, reports Kingsley Antwi Bosiako from Kumasi, Ghana. Bosiako, Kingsley Antwi Oct 1, 2007 1237
Introduction. Kelly, Jonathan Country overview Oct 1, 2007 619
British made: abolition and the Africa trade: Kevin Shillington looks at the impact on Africa of the slave trade, and its abolition 200 years ago this month. Mar 1, 2007 4089
London launches Black History Season: a new initiative put forward by Ken Livingstone, the mayor of London, helps to cement African and Caribbean history into London's heritage. Oct 1, 2006 587
Have you heard of Mansa Musa? Fact: the Africans knew about the lunar cycle and its shadows long before any European thought about it. If you don't believe it, ask the BBC's Michael Palin. Oct 1, 2006 1154
East African sailor led Da Gama to India: without the help of an anonymous East African sailor, it is doubtful that Vasco da Gama, the Portuguese explorer, would have ever succeeded in 'discovering' India. Stephen Williams writes on the early history of the East African region. Williams, Stephen Oct 1, 2006 1372
The lessons of 1948: by coincidence, 1948 saw both the formal adoption of the system of apartheid in South Africa and the creation of the state of Israel. How do we explain this to the modern generations of Africans? de Figueiredo, Antonio Aug 1, 2006 1681
The man who rescued African history. Duodu, Cameron Jul 1, 2006 2194
Imperial strategy and the Anglo--Zulu War of 1879. O'Connor, Damian P. Jun 22, 2006 9420
Kenya: the rise and fall of African Heritage. Donovan, Alan Mar 1, 2006 2082
'The colonies have been created for the metropole by the metropole': by Dr Walter Rodney--this extract from his seminal work published in 1972, How Europe Underdeveloped Africa, shows how the "golden years" of the colonial era intensified the development of Europe and America by Africa. Rodney, Walter Excerpt Oct 1, 2005 2982
A place in the sun. Ankomah, Baffour Column Mar 1, 2005 1830
Of change, famished roads, and African development. Sonaiya, Remi May 1, 2004 4595
Conflict of rationalities: the destiny and destination of research on Africa. Aguessy, Honorat May 1, 2004 6549
Africa in the world: lessons from African history for world history. Smythe, Kathleen R. Mar 22, 2004 5433
King coup. Jan 1, 2004 379
The lost tribe: this is the second and concluding part of Amani Olubanjo Buntu's wide ranging piece on the history of the African glory and downfall in Asia, the merit of which is to question the white European scholars' view of African civilisations. You may agree or disagree with the views expressed. But they give food for thought. Buntu, Amani Olubanjo Nov 1, 2003 4415
Chilembwe, the forgotten hero: the aim of John Chilembwe's Uprising was twofold: first, if successful, the creation of an African state in Nyasaland, with strongly theocratic elements and selected European guidance; second, if unsuccessful, a gesture of protest at what were conceived as the intolerable aspects of European rule. Boateng, Osei Nov 1, 2003 3819
Resistance and the social history of Africa. Allina-Pisano, Eric Sep 22, 2003 6250
Special Court causes major upset. (Around Africa: Sierra Leone). Butscher, Mike Brief Article May 1, 2003 790
Lesotho: Africa's best kept secret. (An IC Special Report). Ankomah, Baffour; Bazid, Khalid May 1, 2003 6884
If the UN does not matter. (Feature). May 1, 2003 1519
Archaeology golden Gedi, Kenya's lost glory. (Feature). Hordern, Nick May 1, 2003 1854
How the Germans exterminated the Hereros. (History: Namibia). May 1, 2003 3670
Congo will rise again! (Lest we Forget). Figueiredo, Antonio de Apr 1, 2003 1485
How the Germans got the land. (Feature: Namibia). Mar 1, 2003 3612
The Chinese came before the Europeans. (Feature: Africa). Commey, Pusch Mar 1, 2003 461
Nontetha, the martyr. (2002 in Review). Sesanti, Simphiwe Brief Article Jan 1, 2003 833
The magic of Kilwa Island. (Feature: Tanzania). Hordern, Nick Jan 1, 2003 2186
Slavery time for some home truths. (Diaspora). Lewis, Lester Jan 1, 2003 1400
Light on the dark continent: the photography of Alice Seely Harris and the Congo atrocities of the early twentieth century. Thompson, Jack Oct 1, 2002 3148
The Afrikan legacy in Personalism. Burrow, Rufus, Jr. Jun 22, 2002 9024
Forgotten Worlds: Lost Chapters in Global Black History. Rogers, Christian; Neumann, Scott Jun 22, 2002 344
The clash of histories of civilisations. (Diaspora). Lowstedt, Anthony Jun 1, 2002 1112
Stirring the ethnic pot. (Products & Processes). Brief Article May 1, 2002 178
DNA diaspora: humanity may share tangled genetic roots. Bower, B. Brief Article Mar 9, 2002 575
Fifty years ago in Monthly Review. Brief Article Mar 1, 2002 178
Conceptualizing/Re-conceptualizing Africa: The construction of African historical Identity. Keita, Maghan Nov 1, 2001 2780
State and Ethnicity in precolonial Northern Nigeria. King, Lamont Dehaven Nov 1, 2001 9698
New discoveries in Africa change face of history. (Cover story 2: Black history month). Greenfield, Richard Nov 1, 2001 2440
The cost of collective amnesia. Clark, J.P. Jun 22, 2001 4623
Yaa Asantewaa - warrior queen. (The Arts). Duodu, Cameron Jun 1, 2001 1361
A continent stressed to the breaking point. WALSHE, PETER Column Apr 20, 2001 2004
African centered knowledge: a British perspective. Christian, Mark Mar 22, 2001 6664
Equiano's landscapes: viewpoints and vistas from the looking glass, the lens, and the kaleidoscope. Langley, April Mar 22, 2001 11761
THE PHENOMENON OF SHIFTING FRONTIERS: THE KENYA-SOMALIA CASE IN THE HORN OF AFRICA, 1880S-1970S. THOMPSON, VINCENT B. Nov 1, 2000 580
WOMEN IN AFRICAN LABOUR HISTORY. DENNIS, CAROLYNE Nov 1, 2000 289
`A FIERCE RACE'. Reid, Richard Jun 1, 2000 1604
AFRICA: BEYOND 2000. Versi, Anver; Nevin, Tom Jan 1, 2000 7861
Africana, and Encarta Africana. Gates Jr., Dr. Henry Louis Oct 1, 1999 2067
SOUTHERN AFRICA IN THE COLD WAR. Spence, J.E. Feb 1, 1999 3791
African Civilizations between the Winds of East and West. Diop, Babacar Dec 22, 1998 3577
Nuruddin Farah's Italian Domain1. GORLIER, CLAUDIO Sep 22, 1998 4566
Victorian triumph of an African chief. Parsons, Neil Apr 1, 1998 3414
The slave trade and development. Meillassoux, Claude Sep 22, 1997 2546
Africa's understanding of the slave trade: oral accounts. Niane, Djibril Tamsir; McGeoch, Beatrice Sep 22, 1997 5812
101 questions on the African world experience. Feb 1, 1997 4055
The abdication of the emir of Bauchi Yakubu III: a reply. Yakubu, Alhaji M. Jul 1, 1995 1711
Early hominid's diet expands (Brief Article) Bower, Bruce Brief Article Apr 18, 1992 318
Beware of Greeks bearing culture. Bower, Ron Dec 7, 1991 287
Black Athena: The Afroasiatic Roots of Classical Civilization. Vol 1: The Fabrication of Ancient Greece 1785-1985. Patterson, Thomas C. Book Review Dec 1, 1988 1412

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