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The Journal of West African History’s International Launch Conference

09 May on Announcements, Conferences

The Journal of West African History (JWAH) hosted the International Launch Conference on "The State of the Field and New Directions" at the Marriot at University Place in East Lansing....


Malick Sidibé, internationally renowned African photographer, passes away at 80

21 April on Africa

One of the most influential and acclaimed photographers of our time, Malick Sidibé passed away at home in Bamako, Mali, on April 14, 2016. Days later, he was laid to...


Afripod’s 100th Episode

14 April on Africa, Announcements, Podcast

Africa Past and Present, also known as Afripod, has reached a major milestone by recording its 100th episode. The podcast was developed by Peter Alegi and Peter Limb in collaboration...


Sparta Hack Returns to MSU

16 March on Announcements

On the weekend of February 26th, 2016, Matrix sponsored Sparta Hack, Michigan State University’s second annual student-run hackathon. Spartan Hackers, a student group at MSU that has created a community...