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Editors-in-Chief
Inge Brinkman, Ghent University, Belgium
Heidi Grunebaum, University of the Western Cape, South Africa
Maurits van Bever Donker, University of the Western Cape, South Africa
Annelies Verdoolaege, Ghent University, Belgium

Editorial Board
Luce Beeckmans (Ghent University)
Yasmine Berriane (CNRS - Centre Maurice Halbwachs)
Koenraad Bogaert (Ghent University)
Inge Brinkman (Ghent University)
Karen Büscher (Ghent University)
Vincent Foucher (Les Afriques dans le Monde, Bordeaux)
Kelly Gillespie (University of the Western Cape)
Heidi Grunebaum (University of the Western Cape)
Aymon Kreil (Ghent University)
Felix Kaputu (Fordham University/Université de Lubumbashi)
Mena B. Lafkioui (Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique - Ecole de hautes études en sciences sociales)
Roopanand Mahadew (University of Mauritius)
Phindezwa Mnyaka (University of the Western Cape)
Teshome Egere Mossissa (Jimma University, Ethiopia)
Ivo Ngade (Ghent University)
Lwando Scott (University of the Western Cape)
Maurits van Bever Donker (University of the Western Cape)
Annelies Verdoolaege (Ghent University)
Koen Vlassenroot (Ghent University)
James Wachira (University of Bayreuth, Germany)

Advisory Board
William Blondeel (Province of East Flanders)
Koen Bostoen (Ghent University)
Luc Brendonck (University of Leuven)
Geert Castryck (Leipzig University)
Filip De Boeck (University of Leuven)
Antoon De Schryver (University of Antwerp)
Johan De Smedt (Uitgeverij Pelckmans)
Gilles-Maurice de Schryver (Ghent University, University of Pretoria)
Patricia Hayes (University of the Western Cape)
Johan Lagae (Ghent University)
Gillian Mathys (Ghent University)
Jean Ndimubandi (University of Burundi)
Glenn Rayp (Ghent University)
Koen Stroeken (Ghent University)
Marleen Temmerman (Ghent University)
Patrick Van Damme (Czech University of Life Sciences)
Christophe Van der Beken (Addis Ababa University)
Jean- Pierre Van Geertruyden (University of Antwerp)
Rafaël Verbuyst (Ghent University)
Abdellatif Zeroual (Mohamed V Rabat)
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Afrika Focus

Afrika Focus promotes critical and worldly debates with Africa at the centre. It accepts scholarly contributions dealing with current trends and new developments at both empirical and theoretical levels, and encourages the submission of work from new generations of researchers based in the continent. The articles should offer original research and address the interdisciplinary readership of this well-established journal.
The editorial committee decides on acceptance following international and double-blind peer-review. The main languages of publication in Afrika Focus are English and French, but African languages (including Portuguese, Arabic and Afrikaans) are also accepted where editorial expertise allows. Apart from papers, the journal publishes book reviews, reports on noteworthy intellectual events concerning Africa, exhibitions and artistic interventions with strong conceptual focus. Submissions should adhere to the general guidelines for authors (including abstract, key words and reference list).
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