Inauguration of Afriques

Afriques. Débats, méthodes et terrains d’histoire is a journal devoted to the history of African worlds focussing mainly on periods prior to the 19th century, in dialogue with other disciplines such as archaeology, philology, anthropology, and linguistics. Edited by the Centre d’études des mondes africains (CEMAf – UMR 8171), Afriques is an electronic journal accessible in full text on the Cahiers de platform. Twice yearly it offers a thematic issue as well as a constant feed of articles throughout the year in the “Éclectiques” collection. The inaugural issue, entitled Les chemins de l’identité en Afrique du xve au xxe siècle is already available in full text on the site, as well as a first article, available in the miscellaneous section.