African diaspora journals

African Diaspora: A Journal of Transnational Africa in a Global World
Published by Brill, From 2012 all articles are available for free online.

African Diaspora Archaeology Newsletter
Published by the African Diaspora Archeology Network. Quarterly on African diasporas worldwide, full text issues are online.

African Diaspora Newsletter (York University. Harriet Tubman Resource Centre on the African Diaspora)
Full text of the Newsletter is online. The Centre "focuses on the history of the African diaspora and the movement of Africans to various parts of the world, particularly the Americas and the Islamic lands of North Africa and the Middle East." Has a publication series, Studies in the History of the African Diaspora, conference programs and some papers, the full text of "Ethnicity and the Slave Trade: 'Lucumi' and 'Nago' as Ethnonyms in West Africa" by Robin Law (from History in Africa, No. 24, 1997).

Research areas include: Nigerian Hinterland Project, Biographical Database of Enslaved Africans, Historical Atlas of Slavery, Ports of the Nigerian Hinterland, The Muslim Diaspora in the Era of the Slave Route, Ethnic Identities in Atlantic Africa and the Diaspora, Linkages between the Diaspora and Africa, Igbo Oral History Project on Slavery. The Director is Paul E. Lovejoy. Based in Toronto, Canada. [KF]

Newsletter of the African Mathematical Union's Comission on the History of Mathematics in Africa. The newsletter includes bibliographies, book reviews, web sites, meetings, research reports, addresses of scholars. Part of Mathematicians of the African Diaspora. Both sites are maintained by Professor Scott W. Williams, Mathematics Dept., State Univ. of New York at Buffalo. [KF]

Contours: a Journal of the African Diaspora(Champaign, Illinois)
Table of contents and some full text articles. Libraries pay $45 p.a. text articles include: Imagining and Inventing the Postcolonial State in Africa, by Paul Tiyambe Zeleza (Vol. 1, NO. 1, Spring 2003)

Diaspora: A Journal of Transnational Studies (Ontario, Canada)
Published by the University of Toronto Press. Has the table of contents. Journal on "the multidisciplinary study of the history, culture, social structure, politics and economics of both the traditional diasporas – Armenian, Greek, and Jewish – and those transnational dispersions which in the past three decades have chosen to identify themselves as ‘diasporas.’ Libraries pay $80 p.a. such as: Proximate Practices? Gender, Diaspora, and the Rise of Black Internationalism. By: Baldwin, Kate. (Fall2003, Vol. 12 Issue 2)  and Theorizing Africa in Black Diaspora Studies: Caryl Phillips' Crossing the River. By: Goyal, Yogita. (Spring2003, Vol. 12 Issue 1)

Nsibidi (Palma de Mallorca, Islas Baleares, Spain)
In Spanish. Revista de Estudios de Sociedad Historia, Economía y Cultura africanos de la Muunganiko wa Masomo ya Kiafrika na Uafrika, Asociación de Estudios Africanos y Panafricanismo. Full text articles. Based in Palma de Mallorca, Islas Baleares, Spain.

Philosophia Africana (Chicago)
Journal. List of articles provided. "Africans and Blacks have always had their own philosophical perspectives on the world. But only in the last two decades have these perspectives coalesced into a full-fledged movement: Africana Philosophy." Articles explore "the pluralistic experiences of Africa and the Black Diaspora from both universal and comparative points of view." Edited by Dr. Emmanuel Eze, DePaul University. Formerly called, African Philosophy. Libraries pay $150 p.a.

Revista Afro-Asia (Salvador, Brazil)
In Portuguese and English. Published by Universidade Federal da Bahia, Faculdade de Filosofia e Ci?ncias Humanas, Centro de Estudos Afro-Orientais, Salvador, Brazil. "publishes articles on issues related to African and Asian populations and their descendants in Brazil and elsewhere..." Table of contents is online.

Studies in the History of the African Diaspora – Documents, SHADD
Published by the York University. Harriet Tubman Resource Centre on the African Diaspora. "publishes manuscripts in Arabic, French, Portuguese, English, Spanish and other languages relevant to the history of the African diaspora." Selected documents are online.

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Transafrica Forum
An African-American foreign policy institution, "founded in 1981 to provide a forum for the collection, analysis and dissemination of information about Africa and the Caribbean and about the United States' policies affecting these regions." Has a table comparing the size of African countries to the United States. Full text of its journal, Globalization Monitor and the Transafrica Forum Newsletter. Full text reports such as Sweatshops in Lesotho (2002, 32 p. in PDF), a biography of Patrice Lumumba (2001, 3 p. in PDF), Clothing as a Cultural Express: African Fashion (2000, 3 p. in PDF), Female Genital Mutilation in Africa (2000, 4 p. in PDF), and other reports. Its President, Bill Fletcher, Jr., succeeded Randall Robinson. [KF]