Exploring Africa's history happens across a range of disciplines, from deep time approaches to landscape through to decolonial movements of the recent past.

Researchers at York are working on the African past at all these scales. You can explore the projects below for a selection of that work; also see our projects page for a longer list.

To tell us about your research and to meet colleagues working on similar themes across the university, get in touch and join our mailing list.

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africa-research@york.ac.uk

Dr Stephanie Wynne-Jones
Archaeology
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Dr Gerard McCann
History
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Selected projects

Research

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Contact us

africa-research@york.ac.uk

Dr Stephanie Wynne-Jones
Archaeology
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Dr Gerard McCann
History
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