Keyword: african studies
  • Curated Group: Global Blackness


    This curated set of think pieces features six reflections on global blackness.

  • Black History, Islam, and the Future of the Humanities Beyond White Supremacy


    Interpreting Islam as a form of Black history offers a scholarly framework for reimagining the humanities beyond white supremacy. This paper theorizes such a framework first by showing how modern Black people in Africa and the African diaspora constructed Islam as a religion and civilization of resistance to Euro-American imperialism and anti-Black racism.

  • Global Health Humanities: A View from Africa


    Please join the Global Health Humanities Working Group for a panel discussion with Profs. Alvan Ikoku (Stanford) and Randall Packard…

  • Martin Murray | Re-Urbanism in Africa


    Building Large-Scale, Master-Planned, Holistically-Designed Cities from Scratch: Re-Urbanism in Africa Re-urbanism in Africa and elsewhere involves the construction of master-…