An A-Z of African Studies on the Internet 

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Fage, J. D. A guide to original sources for precolonial western Africa published in European languages: [Madison, Wisconsin] : African Studies Program, University of Wisconsin--Madison, 1994 full-text. http://digital.library.wisc.edu/1711.dl/Africana.Fage01


Fanon, Frantz, 1925 1961

Fanon page  http://www.english.emory.edu/Bahri/Fanon.html

"FANON'S AFRICAN ONTOLOGY, POST-COLONIAL IDEOLOGICAL STAGE AND THE LIBERATION OF AFRICA" by Sope Maithufi http://www.apa.udel.edu/apa/archive/newsletters/v97n1/black/fanon.asp

Farafina Magazine (Lagos, Nigeria) 2006-. http://www.farafinamagazine.com/general/index.php

 

Fehr, William (art collector, South African)

Dr William Fehr (1892-1968), collector of art as history. http://www.sahistory.org.za/pages/library-resources/articles_papers/Dr-william-ferh.htm

 

Fellowships, Scholarships, Grants

2002-2003 Resource Guide: a Selected List of Fellowships, Scholarships, Grants
and other training opportunities for African Women Students/Scholars Institute for
Education of Women in Africa and the Diaspora
(IEWAD) December 16, 2002


Africa South of the Sahara
, "Grants and Fellowships" pages
http://www-sul.stanford.edu/depts/ssrg/africa/grants.html


Information on Fellowships for African Students
(University of California at
Berkeley International and Area Studies Center for African Studies)
http://ias.berkeley.edu/africa/fellowships/4Afstudents.htm


Female Circumcision/Genital Mutilation 

Internet-Based Resources on Female Genital Mutilation by Tobe Levin in FEMINIST COLLECTIONS [2002?] http://www.library.wisc.edu/libraries/womensstudies/fc/fcwebfgm.htm

"Sources and Debates on Excision / Female Genital Cutting (FGC) / Female Genital Mutilation (FGM)" on H-Africa http://www.h-net.org/~africa/sources/fgc.html


Feminst Africa (electronic and print journal: publication of the African Gender Institute and its Strengthening Gender & Women's Studies for Africa's Transformation (GWS Africa) Project. "Feminist Africa provides a forum for progressive, cutting-edge gender research and feminist dialogue focused on the continent." For enquiries, please e-mail us at info@feministafrica.org


Feminist Criticism

'Bibliography of Feminist Criticism in French and English of African Literatures' 
By Sharon Verba  http://www.indiana.edu/~librcsd/bib/verba/bib-1.html

 

Femmes écrivains et les littératures africaines. Francophone African literature
women writers ; background information, consult authors by countries,
look at a few unpublished texts or glance at the many interviews published
(in French) by the magazine Amina.  A very useful site.
http://www.arts.uwa.edu.au/AFLIT/FEMEChome.html
or in English 
http://www.arts.uwa.edu.au/AFLIT/FEMEChomeEN.html#english


FESPACO: Panafrican Film and Television Festival of Ouagadougou (FESPACO),
the largest African film festival.  http://www.fespaco.bf/


Festivals, African

FESPACO: Panafrican Film and Television Festival of Ouagadougou
(FESPACO), the largest African film festival.  http://www.fespaco.bf/

[Grahamstown] National Arts Festival http://www.nafest.co.za/

The Fezzan Project: Geoarchaeology of the Sahara "The aim of the
interdisciplinary Fezzan Project is to increase our understanding of
environmental change and past human occupation of the Fezzan
region of southwestern Libya, in the hyper-arid heart of the Sahara
Desert. " http://www.cru.uea.ac.uk/~e118/Fezzan/fezzan_home.html


Films (see also under "Cinema") 

FILMS & VIDEOS ON AFRICA. Columbia University Libraries http://www.columbia.edu/cu/libraries/indiv/area/Africa/video.html

Films on Africa for African Studies (First Run/Icarus Films, New York 
http://www.frif.com/subjects/africa.html

First, Ruth. Ruth First Papers


Food--Africa 

"Famine Food" (United Nations Emergencies Unit for Ethiopia)
http://www.africa.upenn.edu/faminefood/index.htm
"'wild-food' plants,
with an emphasis on 'famine-food' plants ….to document indigenous
knowledge on wild-foods and … to identify and understand better the
importance of wild-food plants in the survival strategies adopted by
rural people in food insecure areas of the country." Includes field
guide for 4 categories of wild plants and fruits.


Food Security and Food Policy Internet Directory for Sub-Saharan Africa
A major, and very practical, site. http://www.aec.msu.edu/agecon/fs2/test/index.cfm


UN-ECA/SDD Regional Page
"The Sustainable Development Division (SDD)
endeavors to serve Africa better to achieve food security and sustainable
development. To attain this objective, the Division intends to become a
center of excellence for managing the inter-linked issues of the nexus of
population, agriculture and environment and to play a leading role in
raising awareness and guiding the decision-making process on nexus
issues and science and technology management."
http://www.uneca.org/eca_programmes/food_security_and_sustainability/


Food and Allied Workers Union of South Africa
http://www.cosatu.org.za/affiliates/affifawu.htm


Food security--Namibia


"SURVIVAL OF THE POOREST: Urban Migration and Food Security in Namibia,"
Bruce Frayne http://www.idrc.ca/en/ev-5376-201-1-DO_TOPIC.html

 

Forests--Congo Basin



Le Partenariat pour les forêts du Bassin du Congo PFBC
http://www.riddac.org/partenariatbassincongo/


Forum for African Women Educationalists (FAWE)


Forum du TiersMonde. Bureau Africain.  http://www.refer.sn/sngal_ct/cop/ftm/ouvrage.htm

Fountain Publishers (Uganda)http://www.fountainpublishers.co.ug/

 


Fouta-Djallon--History 

Boubacar Barry Sénégambie: plaidoyer pour une histoire regionale http://www.iisg.nl/~sephis/pdf/barryfrench.pdf

 

Fuuta Tooro brief description of book about the history of Fuuta Tooro: Moustapha Kane and David Robinson: 'The Islamic Regime of Fuuta Tooro' 1984 Michigan State University


France--Foreign Relations--Africa


France. Ministere des Affaires etrangeres http://www.france.diplomatie.fr 

 


Francophone Africa 


Francophone Africa Research Group=Groupe de Recherches sur l'Afrique Francophone  http://www.bu.edu/africa/resources/graf/index.html

LITERATURE & CULTURE OF FRANCOPHONE AFRICA & THE DIASPORA A guide to resources on the web for research on the literature & culture of Francophone Africa & the Diaspora http://dl.lib.brown.edu/francophone/

 

Freedom Park (South Africa) 'The Freedom Park's central theme is the struggle for humanity and freedom in South Africa' Phbotos, tours, heritage, struggle. http://www.freedompark.co.za/

 

Freetown (Sierra Leone)--Civil War

Sorious Samura's “Cry Freetown” [film] "A brutal portrayal of what happened in Freetown Sierra Leone in January 1999." web site includes brief history of Freetown
http://www.cryfreetown.org/


Fung, Karen Africa South of the Sahara: Selected Internet Resources--one of the very best indexes  http://www-sul.stanford.edu/depts/ssrg/africa/guide.html


 

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