Links of Interest

The contents of many of these sites overlap, covering information of interest to African Studies, African American Studies and African Diaspora Studies. They've been divided based upon how they identify themselves — but you'll probably find what you're looking for by sampling a little bit of each.

Related Carleton links

General Links

African, African American Studies H-Net Links

H-Net's e-mail lists function as electronic networks, linking professors, teachers and students in an egalitarian exchange of ideas and materials. Every aspect of academic life--research, teaching, controversies new and old--is open for discussion; decorum is maintained by H-Net's dedicated editors. To see what subscribers are saying, visit the Discussion Logs Center. To find out more about a particular list, follow the links below:

H-AfrArts African Expressive Culture
H-AfResearch Primary Sources in African Studies
H-Africa African History and Culture
H-AfrLitCine Teaching and Study of African Literature and Cinema
H-Afro-Am African-American Studies
H-AfrPol Current African Politics
H-AfrTeach Teaching African History and Studies
H-Atlantic Atlantic History
H-Caribbean Caribbean Studies
H-CivWar U.S. Civil War History
H-DC Washington DC History and Culture
H-Demog Demographic History
H-Empire Empires, Colonialism and Imperialism
H-Ethnic Ethnic and Immigration History
H-French-Colonial French empire and colonialism
H-Gender-MidEast Gender in the Middle East, North Africa, Turkey, the Caucasus, Central Asia, Western Asia, Iran, and the Mediterranean.
H-Hausa H-Net Network on Hausa, neighboring and related languages, literatures and cultures
H-High-S Teaching High School History and Social Studies
H-Luso-Africa Lusophone African Studies
H-SA-Higher-Education South African Higher Education
H-SAfrica South African and Southern Africa History and Culture
H-Slavery The History of Slavery
H-Southern-Industry History and Culture of Industrialization in the American South
H-Swahili Swahili language and culture
H-West-Africa West African History and Culture

 African Studies Links

African-American Studies Links

Harlem Exhibition, Schomberg Center for Research in Black Culture Exhibition

Harlem has long symbolized the culture of the African-American experience in 20th-century America. Its history has been well documented in photographs, literature and other media. Harlem 1900-1940: An African-American Community, is a history education portfolio that has been produced by the Educational Programs unit of the Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, the New York Public Library. The scope of this portfolio is Harlem from the years 1900-1940. Various elements of the history of the urban experience in Harlem's early days as the Cultural Capital of African Americans are represented here by graphic and photographic images from the Schomburg Center collection.