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Language, Identity, Modernity: The Arabic Study Circle of Durban
(HSRC Press, 2007)
A fusion of linguistic, religious and ethnic groups with rich, diverse roots and intersecting histories make up South Africa. However, the literature on most of the smaller groups tends to be thin and uneven and often tends ...
The Meanings of Timbuktu
(University of Cape Town, 2008)
This volume, authored by leading international scholars, begins to sketch the 'meaning' of Timbuktu within the context of the intellectual history of West Africa, in particular, and of the African continent, in general. ...