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Africa and the First World War. Lisbon, Portugal, 2013.

The International Network for the Study of the Great War in Africa was established in January 2013 and "encourages collaborative research and interdisciplinary exchange" amongst its members.  The Network is based at the Instituto de História Contemporânea at NOVA University of Lisbon and aims to promote studies related to the African front of the First World War. Membership is free.

Maria Fernanda Rollo (IHC – FCSH, UNL)
Ana Paula Pires (IHC – FCSH, UNL)
Contacts: greatwarinafrica@gmail.com

Quesada, Alejandro M. de, and Chris Dale. Imperial German Colonial and Overseas Troops 1885-1918. Long Island City, NY; Oxford, UK: Osprey, 2013.
Conrad, Sebastian. German Colonialism: A Short History. Cambridge; New York: Cambridge University Press, 2012.
Violence in War and Peace: An Anthology, Edited by Nancy Scheper-Hughes and Philippe I. Bourgois. Malden, MA: Blackwell Publishing, 2003.
What Women Do in Wartime: Gender and Conflict in Africa, Edited by Meredeth Turshen and Clotilde Twagiramariya. London ; New York: Zed Books, 1998.

Women's war stories / Meredeth Turshen --
South African women demand the truth / Beth Goldblatt and Sheila Meintjes --
Women and violence in KwaZulu/Natal --
Ashnie Padarath -- Mozambican women experiencing violence / Alcinda António de Abreu --
Attack with a friendly weapon / Asma Abdel Halim --
'Favours' to give and 'consenting' victims : the sexual politics of survival in Rwanda / Clotilde Twagiramariya and Meredeth Turshen -- Women denounce their treatment in Chad / Women's Commission of the Human Rights League of Chad and the editors --

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