An exploration of how Africans are represented in international media and by international and transnational organizations.
By Albert Billy Bangirana, University of KwaZulu-Natal
Africans and indeed many other peoples across the globe are known for their rich cultural heritage. Contemporary discourses in cultural studies have engaged with […]
Cilas Kemedjio, Professor of French and Director of the Frederick Douglass Institute for African American Studies at the University of Rochester, as well as CIHA Blog co-editor, presented a […]
The San peoples
Africa and its peoples have for centuries been prone to biased ‘scientific’ research. Some pre-colonial and post-colonial research projects thrived on the insatiable zeal to justify Western […]
Une conférence s’est tenue ce Mercredi 08 mars à l’Université Gaston Berger sous le thème Casamance : Sortir des préjugés.
Le prétexte était pris pour faire une grande leçon inaugurale sur […]
Students in a lecture at Dar es Salaam University.
A recent study from the Pew Research Center focused on educational attainment among religious groups found that within […]
Conversations and concerns about violent extremism and the potential link to religion continue to rise globally, including throughout the continent of Africa. In a recent study that took place […]
We at The CIHA Blog from time to time highlight problematic representations about Africa and Africans. We were initially heartened to see this story in New York Times, until we […]