The French Institut national de l'audiovisuel offers 12 interviews with famous African personalities who talk about the history of their respective countries from colonisation till today. The interviews were made in 2009 on the occasion of the 50th anniversary of independence of many African states in 2010. [editors ilissAfrica]
ARD (German association of public broadcasters) special for the 50 years of independence of many African countries in 2010. You will find short information on every African country, interviews and articles about history, literature etc. [editors ilissAfrica]
This site presents the work of a group of PhD and MA students of the Department of Anthropology and African Studies in Mainz, Germany. They will follow the celebrations for the 50th anniversary of independence of 9 African states in 2010. You will find their field reports and basic information on each country.
Articles on the Sudan in the German online newspaper Zeit Online. There have been a lot of articles in the course of summer 2011 as the Southern Sudan became independent of the North on July 9th. [editors ilissAfrica]
"Constituting a visual record of early European contacts with Asia and Africa, Widener Library’s Images of Colonialism Collection is a primary visual resource for historical and socio-cultural studies. Made up largely of late-19th and early-20th century trade cards and illustrated European newspapers, this collection of more than 700 images offers insight into European perspectives on varying aspects of colonial experience by documenting how popular perceptions of Asia and Africa were created and disseminated." ... [according to site editor’s information]
Open Access Archive in Spanish with a lot of full text documents on Equatorial Guinea, but also on Africa and other African countries (there, you will also find articles in English and French). [editors ilissAfrica]
"The Passavant collection is an outstanding and unique collection of 274 photographs from West and Central Africa held by the Basel Ethnographic Museum (Museum der Kulturen). These photographs documenting the coastal area between Sierra Leone and Angola (including the islands of Madeira and Tenerife) were taken mostly by African photographers between 1870 and 1885. They were purchased and brought back to Europe by Carl Passavant, a young Basel citizen, from two voyages he had undertaken to West and Central Africa between 1883 and 1885." The collection is held by Basel Ethnographic Museum. ... [according to site editor’s information]
In 2010 many African countries celebrate their 50 years of independance. On this occasion, the French-German TV-station Arte offers reports from / about 12 francophone African countries. Every month, a different country will be presented: one day long, you will accompany well-known personnalities of a chosen country to different places in the capital (in the form of videos). Furthermore, there are interviews with scientists about political, cultural, historical, etc topics. ... [editors ilissAfrica]
Colonisation & Post-colonialisme ist eine französische Website, die zum Ziel hat, die Leserinnen und Leser über die Kolonialgeschichte Frankreichs in Afrika zu informieren und hierbei unter anderem Informationen über Ausstellungen, Festivals und Konferenzen zu dieser Thematik bereitzustellen [gemäß den Informationen des Anbieters, Redaktion ilissAfrica]....