Institute of African Studies - Columbia University

BLOG: AFRICA IN THE WORLD June 2016

Exploring the African presence and engagement with the world.

Thursday, June 23, 2016

   The photos of J “Kitty” Moodley did not seem significant to those who saw the box of 1400 negatives after his death.

Friday, June 3, 2016

In 1964, as a wave of African nations declared independence, UNESCO began its first project to compile a General History of Africa (GHA) that would herald a new era of historical inquiry on Africa.