The Iwalewa House is a central unit of the Institute for African Studies at the University of Bayreuth. It is supposed to explore the present cultural phenomena in Africa, to document it and to teach it. Its main focus, therefore, is on arts, media, and music. [according to site editor's information]
Homepage of the Institute for African Studies at the University of Cologne with broad information on research, teaching and studying. Among others, you will find the free e-journal "Afrikanistik online" with articles in English and German, as well as an Ewe e-textbook. The site furthermore offers a good collection of links to resources in the African Studies. ... [editors ilissAfrica]
Homepage of the Section for African Studies at the Institute for Asian and African Studies at the Humboldt-University in Berlin. In 1925, the first chair for African Studies was assigned to Diedrich Westermann at the University of Berlin. [editors ilissAfrica]
Extensive site about the music and culture of so far 12 peoples in Kenya. It is best to navigate via "tribes" or "index" in the black menu bar at the top of the site. The menu bar on the left hand side is somewhat confusing as you end up in the section for Turkana people by pressing on the "prehistory"-button under "Kenya" (instead of staying in the "Kenya general" menu). The author of this web site wrote the Rough Guides for Tanzania, Zanzibar and First Time Africa. ... [editors ilissAfrica]
Site for the promotion of the art, the culture, the customs and traditions of the Highlands of Western Cameroon, especially the Bamileke people and the region around Dschang.
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"Afrikapost" ("Africa mail") is one of the oldest German journals which deals with Africa. It was founded in 1888. Since 1980, it is published by the Deutschen Afrika Stiftung (German Africa Foundation). Its main focus is on politics, culture, economy, development, society and tourism. You can find a selection of some articles online. ... [editors ilissAfrica]