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Afripod Episode 91: ‘African and American Ports–Solidarities in Durban and San Francisco’

05 May on Africa, Announcements, Podcast

Episode 91, ‘African and American Ports–Solidarities in Durban and San Francisco’, the latest podcast from Africa Past & Present, is now available. Released on April 28, Afripod hosts Peter Alegi and Peter Limb welcomed Dr. Peter Cole. Dr. Cole is […]


Afripod Episode 90: ‘Language and Power-Khoesan Studies’

09 April on Africa, Announcements, Digitization, Podcast

Africa Past & Present has recently released their latest podcast, Episode 90: ‘Language and Power-Khoesan Studies’. Hosts Peter Alegi and Peter Limb speak with renowned researcher, writer, and teacher Menán Du Plessis. The South African native is an assistant professor at the […]


MATRIX Receives NEH Grant for Archive of Malian Photography

25 February on Africa, Announcements, Digitization, Grants, Multimedia & Digital Archives

  MATRIX has received a National Endowment for the Humanities Grant to support the Archive of Malian Photography. Its mission is to digitize, catalog, preserve, and make internationally accessible the archives of four of Mali’s most important photographers: Abdourahmane Sakaly, […]


Africa Past & Present: Episode 87

09 December on Announcements

Africa Past & Present has released Episode 87 of their podcast! Afripod hosts, Peter Alegi and Peter Limb, welcomed Chitja Twala (History, Univ. of Free State). They discussed the history of black politics and the African National Congress in the Free State province; […]


Bill Hart-Davidson Presents WIDE Research at Virginia Tech

07 October on Announcements

On September 13, 2013, Bill Hart-Davidson, associate professor of WRAC and co-director of WIDE-Matrix, presented his research at the inaugural event for “Digital Discussions” at Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University in Blacksburg, Virginia. His discussion, “Are Common Topics Common? […]

MATRIX Senior Staff Members Participate in MSU Digital Curation Planning Project

05 October on Announcements

The project team for a new digital curation planning initiative at Michigan State University includes two MATRIX senior staff members: Lisa Schmidt, electronic records archivist at MATRIX and digital preservation analyst for the University Archives & Historical Collections (UAHC), serves […]