Africa Update is the quarterly newsletter of the African Studies Program at Central Connecticut State University. It is supported by its subscribers. If you find it worthwhile, we would appreciate your requesting a hard copy subscription by sending us a letter in which you indicate your name, institutional affiliation, and address.

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Current Issue - Summer 2015

Previous Issue - Spring 2015


Editors of AfricaUpdate

  • Professor Gloria T. Emeagwali (
    Chief Editor of AfricaUpdate
    History Department, C.C.S.U.
    1615 Stanley Street
    New Britain, CT 06050 USA
  • Professor H. Haines Brown (
    AfricaUpdate Advisor
    History Department, C.C.S.U.
  • Professor Walton Brown-Foster (
    Student Advisor and AfricaUpdate Copy Editor.
    Political Science Department, C.C.S.U.

The Newsletter editors are assisted by African regional editors and student members of the African Studies Club.

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