Digest for February 2024
Discussion of how to teach decolonization from 1945 to 1955 using African and Asian primary sources
“Conscious of Myself as a Kenya African”: The Effect of the Second World War on Colonial African Soldiers
Discussion of how the Second World affected African soldiers fighting in Asia.
Discussion of teaching decolonization’s connections to the Second World War and the Cold War
Discussion of how to teach decolonization in world history courses and centering the agency of colonized peoples
“The Unspun Thread for the Message of Allah”: The Indian Ocean Exchange Network in the Sixteenth and Seventeenth Centuries
A discussion of teaching the Indian Ocean exchange network in the sixteenth century.
Discussion of how to teach the Indian Ocean exchange network between 1000 and 1500 C.E.