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African Research and Documentation 127 – 2015, Contents

Articles

From the Editor

Hans Zell and Raphaël Thierry

Book Donation Programmes for Africa: time for a reappraisal? Two perspectives.

Part I: Book Donation Programmes in English-speaking Africa by Hans Zell

Part II: Le don de livre, mais à quel prix, et en échange de quoi? Un regard sur le don de livre en afrique francophone by Raphaël Thierry

Abstract in English

Book Reviews

The Politics of Heritage in Africa: economies, histories and infrastructures, edited by Derek Peterson, Kodzo Gavua and Ciraj Rassool. Sarah Longair.

A History of Modern Librarianship: constucting the heritage of Western cultures edited by Pamela Spence Richards, Wayne A. Wiegand and Marija Dalbello. John McIlwaine.

Call for Papers ‘Document to Digital: How does Digitisation Aid African Research?’ SCOLMA Annual Conference 2017

SCOLMA’s annual conference will take place on Monday 11 September 2017 at the National Library of Scotland and have the theme ‘Document to Digital: How does Digitisation Aid African Research?’. The Call for Papers can be seen at http://scolma.org/event/scolma-annual-conference-2017-document-to-digital-how-does-digitisation-aid-african-research-call-for-papers/ and abstracts are invited by 24 April 2017.

Seminar on ‘Reporting Africa’ on 15 February 2017

Melanie Bunce, senior lecturer in Journalism at City University and co-editor of Africa’s Media Image in the 21st Century, will be speaking on “Reporting Africa: New storytellers, new stories?” on Wednesday 15th February.  The seminar, organised by the Reuters Institute for the Study of Jounalism at the University of Oxford,  will be held in the Barclay Room at Green Templeton College, 43 Woodstock Road, Oxford OX2 6HG at 2pm. All are welcome.