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Ankh
In French. Has the table of contents of the journal, ANKH : Revue d'Egyptologie et des Civilisations africaines, essays on African history from prehistory to the present, les relations entre l'Égypte ancienne et le reste de l'Afrique noire, Meroe, graphic of Osiris, etc. One can download Hieroglyphics True Type font samples for PCs. http://www.ankhonline.com/
Asante, Molefi Kete
Professor Asante is the former Chair, Department of African American Studies at Temple University and the founder of the theory of Afrocentricity. Has excerpts from Prof. Asante's speeches and writings, his enstoolment as a traditional leader of Ghana in 1993, establishment of the Pan African Cultural Center at Tafo, Ghana, the Cheikh Anta Diop Conference, tours led by Prof. Asante to Egypt and Ghana, the Association for Nubian Kemetic Heritage (ANKH), a review of MS Encarta Africana, a talk "The Future of African Gods," links to related sites. http://www.asante.net/
Black Athena
Producer: Bandung File, Channel Four (U.K.) 1991, 52 minutes. "examines Cornell Professor Martin Bernal's iconoclastic study of the African origins of Greek civilization and the explosive academic debate it provoked. This film offers a balanced, scholarly introduction to the disputes on multi-culturalism, "political correctness" and Afrocentric curricula sweeping college campuses today. "http://newsreel.org/nav/title.asp?tc=CN0010
Black Athena Revisited
Martin Bernal "came to the conclusion that Greek culture has been misrepresented as Indo-European in origin when in fact it is likely largely African or Semitic." Includes many links to related sites on this topic. Part of the World Ages Archive maintained by Meres J. Weche. [KF] http://www.worldagesarchive.com/Individual%20Web%20Pages/BlackAthena.html
H-Afro-Am
A moderated discussion list for African American Studies "(also called Afrocentricity, Africology, Africana Studies, Afro-American Studies, Black Studies, and Pan-African Studies)." H-AFRO-AM is owned by H-Net. To subscribe, send email to: listserv@h-net.msu.edu
In the Message area write: sub h-afro-am firstname lastname, institution
Example: sub h-afro-am Jane Doe, U of Pennsylvania
Halsall, Paul - Internet African History Sourcebook
Has full-text sources for African history. See the section African History: General / Debates, includes the Black Athena Debate, Afrocentric web sites and many other historical topics. Maintained by Paul Halsall, Fordham University. http://www.fordham.edu/halsall/africa/africasbook.html
Lefkowitz, Mary - Not Out of Africa
Excerpts from Lefkowitz's book Not Out of Africa: How Afrocentrism Became an Excuse to Teach Myth as History. On The History Place web site. http://www.historyplace.com/pointsofview/not-out.htm



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