Monday Feb 25th, 2013

Images of Ancient Nubia

For most of the modern world, ancient Nubia seems an unknown and enigmatic land. Only a handful of archaeologists have studied its history or unearthed the Nubian cities, temples, and cemeteries that once dotted the landscape of southern Egypt and northern Sudan. Nubia’s remote setting in the midst of an inhospitable desert, with access by river blocked by impassable rapids, has lent it not only… read more »

Monday Jul 7th, 2014

The #BringBackOurGirls rallying point

A rallying point against violent extremism or reinforcement of the sharia question
Saturday Jun 7th, 2014

1914-1918: the paradox of semi-modern war

Dennis Showalter on defining the conflict
Friday May 16th, 2014

15 facts on African religions

A look at the vast array of religious traditions
Tuesday Apr 8th, 2014

Twenty years after the Rwandan Genocide

Scott Straus on Rwanda in April 1994 and today
Thursday
Feb 27th, 2014

The Plantation Church: a Q&A with Noel Erskine

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Wednesday
Jan 8th, 2014

Down and out in Bloemfontein

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Thursday
Dec 26th, 2013

Exploring the seven principles of Kwanzaa: a playlist

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Saturday
Dec 21st, 2013

A Nelson Mandela reading list

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Thursday
Dec 12th, 2013

Kenya’s government 50 years after independence

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Thursday
Dec 12th, 2013

Nelson Mandela’s leadership: born or made?

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Tuesday
Dec 10th, 2013

Nelson Mandela, champion of public health

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Friday
Dec 6th, 2013

Mandela, icon

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