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Diversity and Tolerance in the Islam of West Africa

Americans and Westerners generally do not associate Africa with Islam. And yet 20 percent of Muslims worldwide live in Africa, and nearly half of the African population is Muslim. Islamic practice in Africa dates back over 1400 years, to the…

Journal of West African History

The Journal of West African History (JWAH) is a new interdisciplinary peer-reviewed research journal that will publish the highest quality articles on West African history. Located at the cutting edge of new scholarship on the social, cultural, economic, and political…

African Oral Narratives

  African Oral Narratives is a free, open access digital library containing 6 collections of oral and life histories, folklore, and songs from Ethiopia, Ghana, and South Africa. These audio and video resources capture the voices and experiences of ordinary…

Digital Scholarship

FEATURES Africa Past and Present Podcast – Episode 17: New Media and Southern African Studies in the 21st Century: What are the Politics and Ethics of Digital Knowledge Production? How can podcasts enhance teaching, research, and international networking?  Listen to this…