Nettsider med emneord «Africa»

Publisert 6. apr. 2021 13:33
Publisert 1. okt. 2019 12:45
Traces of the Future, book cover
Publisert 20. apr. 2016 11:02

In this book Paul Wenzel Geissler, Guillaume Lachenal, John Manton and Noémi Tousignant present a close look at the vestiges of twentieth-century medical work at five key sites in Africa. The result is unprecedented view of the lingering traces of medical science from Africa’s past.

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Publisert 25. nov. 2014 10:27

The recent Ebola crisis in Sierra Leone, Liberia and Guinea has spurred a range of responses from all over the world. Some of these responses exemplify the ongoing stereotyping of Africa and Africans. Public discourse, unfortunately, still has the tendency of addressing Africa as a country, a war ridden space full of sadness and its inhabitants as savage and helpless. But stereotypes are not limited to these images of misery.

Publisert 18. nov. 2014 12:49
Publisert 18. nov. 2014 10:53
Publisert 20. sep. 2010 14:50
Publisert 20. aug. 2010 16:00

In her essay, Aud Talle discusses  how the pastoral Maasai of East Africa, in discoures and practices, negotiate cultural boundaries between themselves and others while engaging with HIV/AIDS pandemic.