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10 International Aid to Refugees In Kenya
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written by Cindy Horst, 1973-; in African Migrations: Patterns and Perspectives (Bloomington, IN: Indiana University Press, 2013, originally published 2013), 195-210
Spurred by major changes in the world economy and in local ecology, the contemporary migration of Africans, both within the continent and to various destinations in Europe and North America, has seriously affected thousands of lives and livelihoods. The contributors to this volume, reflecting a variety of discipli...
written by Cindy Horst, 1973-; in African Migrations: Patterns and Perspectives (Bloomington, IN: Indiana University Press, 2013, originally published 2013), 195-210
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New African Diaspora
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edited by Nkiru Nzegwu, 1954- and Isidore Okpewho, 1941-2016 (Bloomington, IN: Indiana University Press, 2009, originally published 2009), 545 page(s)
The New York Times reports that since 1990 more Africans have voluntarily relocated to the United States and Canada than had been forcibly brought here before the slave trade ended in 1807. The key reason for these migrations has been the collapse of social, political, economic, and educational structures in their...
edited by Nkiru Nzegwu, 1954- and Isidore Okpewho, 1941-2016 (Bloomington, IN: Indiana University Press, 2009, originally published 2009), 545 page(s)
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Contemporary Ethnography, Exile and Return Among the East Timorese
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written by Amanda Wise, fl. 2005, in Contemporary Ethnography (Philadelphia, PA: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2006, originally published 2006), 249 page(s)
East Timor, the world's newest nation, finally gained its independence in 2002, following half a millennium of Portuguese rule and 24 years of Indonesian occupation. That occupation produced a refugee diaspora spread between Portugal and Australia that has been integral in advancing East Timor's cause abroad. Beca...
written by Amanda Wise, fl. 2005, in Contemporary Ethnography (Philadelphia, PA: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2006, originally published 2006), 249 page(s)
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Frontières
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directed by Mostefa Djadjam, fl. 1978-2016; produced by Aïssa Djabri, 1952-, Manuel Munz, fl. 1996-2016 and Farid Lahouassa, 1959-, Vertigo (New York, NY: ArtMattan Productions, 2002), 1 hour 39 mins
Six men and a woman set out on the hazardous journey from Senegal to Morocco in a bid to slip illegally into Europe to escape from the poverty and internecine warfare of Africa. All are lured by the promise of a better life, but the challenges are numerous. Passing through the hands of various smugglers, they cros...
directed by Mostefa Djadjam, fl. 1978-2016; produced by Aïssa Djabri, 1952-, Manuel Munz, fl. 1996-2016 and Farid Lahouassa, 1959-, Vertigo (New York, NY: ArtMattan Productions, 2002), 1 hour 39 mins
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Ghosts and Shadows: Construction of Identity and Community in an African Diaspora
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written by John Sorenson, fl. 2001 and Atsuko Matsuoka, fl. 1991 (Toronto, ON: University of Toronto Press, 2001, originally published 2001), 276 page(s)
Focusing on African diaspora groups that have been virtually ignored in discussions of Canadian multiculturalism - Eritreans, Ethiopians, and Oromos - Ghosts and Shadows explores the re-creation of communities in exile and the invisible forces that haunt them through myths of 'homeland' and 'return.' Drawing on ov...
written by John Sorenson, fl. 2001 and Atsuko Matsuoka, fl. 1991 (Toronto, ON: University of Toronto Press, 2001, originally published 2001), 276 page(s)
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African Oral Histories - Kuot Mapeok
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interview by Leigh Swigart, fl. 2000 (Philadelphia, PA: Historical Society of Pennsylvania, 2001),
Source: hsp.org
interview by Leigh Swigart, fl. 2000 (Philadelphia, PA: Historical Society of Pennsylvania, 2001),
Source: hsp.org
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Otomo
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directed by Frieder Schlaich, 1961-; produced by Claudia Tronnier, fl. 1994-2016, Irene von Alberti, 1963- and Thomas Lechner, fl. 1985-1999, ZDF Television and Filmgalerie 451 (New York, NY: ArtMattan Productions, 1999), 1 hour 21 mins

A powerful film portraying institutionalized racism and police brutality, Otomo provides a convincing look at the everyday world of refugees, who are continuously surrounded by tension and insecurity. In the summer of 1989, a Stuttgart newspaper reported the true story of a West African asylum seeker who physicall...

directed by Frieder Schlaich, 1961-; produced by Claudia Tronnier, fl. 1994-2016, Irene von Alberti, 1963- and Thomas Lechner, fl. 1985-1999, ZDF Television and Filmgalerie 451 (New York, NY: ArtMattan Productions, 1999), 1 hour 21 mins
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Arrival of African Refugees in Lampedusa, Italy, 2013 (photo)
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(2013) (New York, NY: Bridgeman Art Library), 1 page(s)
The Coast Guard (Guardia Costiera) has recovered migrants from a seaport boat in the Mediterranean and brought them ashore. Thousands of refugees from Africa reach the island of Lampedusa between Sicily and Tunisia every year, often with seaworthy ships. There are always gaps in the ship with death sacrifices. Aid...
(2013) (New York, NY: Bridgeman Art Library), 1 page(s)
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Arrival of African Refugees in Lampedusa, Italy, 2013 (photo)
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(2013) (New York, NY: Bridgeman Art Library), 1 page(s)
The Coast Guard (Guardia Costiera) has recovered migrants from a seaport boat in the Mediterranean and brought them ashore. Thousands of refugees from Africa reach the island of Lampedusa between Sicily and Tunisia every year, often with seaworthy ships. There are always gaps in the ship with death sacrifices. Aid...
(2013) (New York, NY: Bridgeman Art Library), 1 page(s)
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Arrival of African Refugees in Lampedusa, Italy, 2013 (photo)
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(2013) (New York, NY: Bridgeman Art Library), 1 page(s)
The Coast Guard (Guardia Costiera) has recovered migrants from a seaport boat in the Mediterranean and brought them ashore. Thousands of refugees from Africa reach the island of Lampedusa between Sicily and Tunisia every year, often with seaworthy ships. There are always gaps in the ship with death sacrifices. Aid...
(2013) (New York, NY: Bridgeman Art Library), 1 page(s)
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