Episode 54 of Africa Past and Present is now available at: http://t.co/ZrHWzYR #africa #podcast
Archive for July, 2011
Episode 54 of Africa Past and Present — the podcast about African history, culture, and politics — is now available at:http://afripod.aodl.org/2011/07/afripod-54/ In this episode, Heather Hughes (University of Lincoln) discusses her new biography of John Langalibalele Dube, founding president of the African National Congress. As the centenary of the ANC’s existence approaches, Hughes sheds light [...]
A Russian translation of Lewis Siegelbaum’s “Cars for Comrades: The Life of the Soviet Automobile” was published in May by Rosspen (Moscow), the leading publisher of historical works in Russia. The translation by Marina Leiko was closely supervised by the author. The book appears in the series “History of Stalinism.”
Emeritus professor Linda Cooke Johnson’s new book, titled “Women of the Conquest Dynasties: Gender and Identity in Liao and Jin China” will be out this month from University of Hawaii Press.
Episode 53 of Africa Past and Present — the podcast about African history, culture, and politics — is now available at: http://afripod.aodl.org In this episode, David Wiley, James Pritchett, Laura Mitchell, and Joshua Grace discuss the huge US government cuts to Title VI and Fulbright-Hays programs and assess their impact on African Studies in the United [...]