Between texts and objects: a teaching and research trip to Nigeria

November 2017.... read more


Out now: Shadows of Empire in West Africa. New Perspectives on European Fortifications

Edited by John Kwadwo Osei-Tutu and Victoria Ellen Smith, Palgrave Macmillan, New York 2017.

European forts in West Africa were both infrastructures of the slave trade and hubs where different peoples interacted, negotiated and transformed each other socially, politically, culturally, and economically... Go to the e-book or download the front matter