International Studies Group, Publications, 2017-2018

Published works by ISG Professors, postdoctoral fellows, and PhD students for 2017 and 2018 follow


Du Toit, Jaqueline, Jason Kalman, Hartley Lachter and Vanessa R. Sasson (eds). To Fix Torah in Their Hearts: Essays on Biblical Interpretation and Jewish Studies in Honor of B. Barry Levy. Cincinnati: Hebrew Union College Press, 2018

Grilli, Matteo. Nkrumaism and African Nationalism: Ghana’s Pan-African Foreign Policy in the Age of Decolonization. New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2018

Patrick, David. Reporting Genocide: Media, Mass Violence and Human Rights. London: I.B. Tauris, 2018

Journal Articles

Cohen, Andrew and Rory Pilossof. “Big Business and White Insecurities at the End of Empire in Southern Africa, c.1961-1977.” Journal of Imperial and Commonwealth History 45, no. 5 (2017): 777-799

Dlamini, Hlengiwe Portia. “Photographs as Complementary Sources of the History of Swaziland: The Case of the Visual Images of the Makers of Swaziland’s Pre-Independence Constitution.” South African Historical Journal 69, no. 3 (July 3, 2017): 377–403

Grilli, Matteo. "Nkrumah, Nationalism and Pan-Africanism: The Bureau of African Affairs Collection." History in Africa, vol. 44, 2017: 295-307

Grilli, Matteo. "Nkrumah’s Ghana and the armed struggle in Southern Africa (1961-1966)." South African Historical Journal,  70, no. 1, 2018: 56-81.

Grilli, Matteo. "Imagining, building and living Nkrumaism." African Historical Review, 50, no 1, (2018): 1-16 

Gwande, Victor. "“By Whatever Means Necessary!”: Surviving in Post-2000 Zimbabwe" African Historical Review 49,  no.1 (2017): 91-103

Gwande, Victor. "Solidarity Road: The Story of a Trade Union in the Ending of Apartheid." African Historical Review 49, no. 1 (2017): 104-105

Holdridge, Chris.  “Worlds at War: The Local and the Global in New Histories of the South African War”. African Historical Review 50, no. 1 (2018): 1-21

Holdridge, Chris.  “Ceremony, Conquest and Conciliation: An Afterword.” Royal Studies Journal 5, no. 1 (2018): 168–174

Mhike, Ivo. "Intersections of sexual delinquency and sub-normality: white female juvenile delinquency in Southern Rhodesia, 1930s–c. 1950." Settler Colonial Studies 8, no. 4 (2018): 575-593

Money, Duncan. "Trouble in Paradise: the 1958 white mineworkers’ strike on the Zambian Copperbelt." Extractive Industries and Society, 4, no. 4 (2017): 707-16

Money, Duncan. "Race and class in the post-war world: The Southern Africa Labour Conferences, 1943-47." International Labor and Working-Class History, 94 (2018)

Mseba, Admire. “Late Precolonial Struggles, European Expansion and the Making of Colonial Authority: Northeastern Zimbabwe, c.1840-1903.” The International Journal of African Historical Studies, 51, no. 2, (2018)

Mseba, Admire. “Trajectories of Land Reforms in Southern Africa’s Former Settler Colonies.” Journal of Southern African Studies, 44, no. 6, (2018)

Mseba, Admire. “Nonhumans, Narratives and Proximities: The Power of Things and the Cultural Politics of Race, Land and Water in Zimbabwe.” African Studies Quarterly,  18, no. 1, (2018)

Maringira, Godfrey, and Tinashe Nyamunda. “Duty versus Agency in the Security State of Zimbabwe: Soldiers’ Deployment in Chiadzwa Diamond Mining.” Extractive Industries and Society 4, no. 1 (January 1, 2017): 172–79

Nyamunda, Tinashe. “British Sterling Imperialism, Settler Colonialism and the Political Economy of Money and Finance in Southern Rhodesia, 1945 to 1962.” African Economic History 45, no. 1 (June 16, 2017): 77–109

Nyamunda, Tinashe. “Money, Banking and Rhodesia’s Unilateral Declaration of Independence.” The Journal of Imperial and Commonwealth History 45, no. 5 (September 3, 2017): 746–76

Passemiers, Lazlo. "The Pan Africanist Congress and the Congo Alliance, 1963–1964." South African Historical  Journal, 70, no. 1 (2018), 82-107

Phimister, Ian, and Victor Gwande. "Secondary Industry and Settler Colonialism: Southern Rhodesia before and after the Unilateral Declaration of Independence." African Economic History 45, no. 2 (2017): 85-112

Phimister, Ian and Rory Pilossof. “Wage Labor in Historical Perspective: A Study of the De-proletarianization of the African Working Class in Zimbabwe, 1960–2010.” Labour History 58, no. 2, (2017): 215-227

Pilossof, Rory. “White on White: Real and Imagined Crises in White Southern Africa.” Historia 62, no. 1 (2017): 92-106

Pilossof, Rory and Jacob Boersema. “Not all Whites are Farmers: Urban Whites and White Privilege in Post-colonial Zimbabwe.” Africa 87, no. 4 (2017): 702-719

Pilossof, Rory. “Farms, Farm Workers and New Forms of Livelihoods in Southern Africa.” Journal of Agrarian Change 18, no. 12 (2018): 473-480

Stevenson, Ana. “‘Bloomers’ and the British World: Dress Reform in Transatlantic and Antipodean Print Culture, 1851-1950.” Cultural & Social History 14, no. 5 (2017): 621-646

Stevenson, Ana. “Kenneth Florey, American Women’s Suffrage Postcards: A Study and a Catalogue.” European Journal of American Studies Book Reviews: 3 (2017): 1-2

Stevenson, Ana. “Imagining Women’s Suffrage: Frontier Landscapes and the Transnational Print Culture of Australia, New Zealand, and the United States.” Pacific Historical Review 87, no. 4 (2018): 638-666

Stevenson, Ana. “In flag-rante: Julia Gillard and the infamous ‘flag scene’ in ABC’s At Home with Julia.” The Journal of Popular Television 6, no. 3 (2018): 381-403

Stevenson, Ana. “‘Cast off the Shackles of Yesterday’: Women’s Suffrage in Walt Disney’s Mary Poppins.” Camera Obscura: Feminism, Culture, and Media Studies 98, no. 2 (2018): 69-103

Stevenson, Ana. “Harriet Clisby’s ‘Sketches of Australia’: Travel Writing and Colonial Refigurations in Boston’s Woman’s Journal.” Women’s History Review 27, no. 5 (2018): 837-857

Stevenson, Ana. “The Gender-Apartheid Analogy in the Transnational Feminist Imaginary: Ms. Magazine and the Feminist Majority Foundation, 1972-2002.” Safundi: The Journal of South African and American Studies 19, no. 1 (2018): 93-116

Stevenson, Ana and Claire Cooke. “Breaking Boundaries, Defying Borders: Transnational Networks of Gender and Race in South Africa and the United States.” Safundi: The Journal of South African and American Studies 19, no. 1 (2018): 1-8

Stevenson, Ana. “Lori Merish, Archives of Labour: Working-Class Women and Literary Culture in the Antebellum United States.” Australasian Journal of American Studies 37, no. 2 (2017): 129-132

Van Zyl-Hermann, Danelle and Boersema, Jacob. “Introduction: the politics of whiteness in Africa.” Africa87, no. 4 (2017): 651-661

Van Zyl-Hermann, Danelle. “Make Afrikaners great again! National populism and the new white minority politics in post-apartheid South Africa.” Ethnic and Racial Studies 41, no. 15 (2018): 2673-2692.

Van Zyl-Hermann, Danelle. “Race, class and rumour in late and post-apartheid South Africa: The case of Arrie Paulus.” Social History 43, no. 4 (2018): 509-530

Book Chapters

Du Toit, Jaqueline. “Fixing God’s Torah in Small Caps: Children’s Bibles, Bible Scholarship, and Contemporary Judaism” in To Fix Torah in Their Hearts: Essays on Biblical Interpretation and Jewish Studies in Honor of B. Barry Levy, edited by Jaqueline S. du Toit, Jason Kalman, Hartley Lachter and Vanessa R. Sasson, 415-136.  Cincinnati: Hebrew Union College Press, in press: 2018. 

Du Toit, Jaqueline. “Esther, pious and brave: reading children’s Bibles as commentary on twentieth century Afrikaner culture” in Text@Contexts: The Five Scrolls, edited by Athalya Brenner-Idan, Gale A. Lee and Archie C.C. Lee, 210-220.  London: Bloomsbury T&T Clark, 2018.

Du Toit, Jaqueline. “‘Imperial gospel’: the Afrikaans children’s Bible and the dawn of Afrikaner civil religion in South Africa” in The Routledge Companion to International Children’s Literature, edited by John Stephens, 145-153. Abingdon: Routledge, 2018.

Glover, Michael. “A Cattle-centred History of Southern Africa?” in Nature Conservation in Southern Africa Morality and Marginality: Towards Sentient Conservation  edited by Harry Wels, Marja Spierenberg, and Jan-Bart Gewald. Leiden: Brill, 2018

Mhike, Ivo. “Youth Violence in the Zimbabwe National Youth Service, 2001 -2007” in What politics? Youth and political engagement in Africa edited by  Elina Oinas, Henri Onodera, and Leena Suurpää 246-264, Leiden: Brill, 2018

Phimister, Ian. ‘Frenzied Finance: Gold Mining in the Globalizing South, c.1886-1896’, in A Global History of Gold Rushes  edited by Benjamin Mountford and Stephen Tuffnell, 139-162. Oakland: University of Californian Press, 2018

Pilossof, Rory and Philippe Burger. “Migration and Mine Labour in South Africa.” In Mining and Community in South Africa From Small Town to Iron Town, edited by L Marais, P Burger, and D Van Rooyen, 15-29. London: Routledge, 2017

Book Reviews and Reviews

Gwande, Victor.  Book Review: The Politics and Economics of Decolonisation in Africa: The Failed Experiment of the Central African Federation, by Andrew Cohen, The Journal of Imperial and Commonwealth History, 45, 6 (2017)

Mseba, Admire. Book Review: Birders of Africa: History of A Network, by Nancy J Jacobs, New Heaven, Yale University Press, 2016, African Historical Review, (2018)

Stevenson, Ana. Book Review: Women of Ice and Fire: Gender, Game of Thrones, and Multiple Media Engagements  edited by Anne Gjelsvik and Rikke Schubart, New York: Bloomsbury Academic, 2016, VIDA: Blog of the Australian Women’s History Network, (16 July 2017)

Stevenson, Ana. Book Review: Arresting Dress: Cross-Dressing, Law, and Fascination in Nineteenth-Century San Francisco, by Clare Sears, Duke University Press, 2015,” American Studies Journal 56, no. 1 (2017): 227-229

Van Zyl-Hermann, Danelle. Book Review:  The end of whiteness: Satanism and family murder in late apartheid South Africa, by Falkof, N, Auckland Park: Jacana, 2016. South African Historical Journal 69, no. 3 (2017): 492-496

Encyclopaedia Entries

Ana Stevenson, “Bloomer Costume,” in The World of Antebellum America: A Daily Life Encyclopedia, Vol. I, ed. Alexandra Kindell, Santa Barbara: ABC-CLIO. 2018

Ana Stevenson, “Elizabeth Cady Stanton,” in The World of Antebellum America: A Daily Life Encyclopedia, Vol. I, ed. Alexandra Kindell, Santa Barbara: ABC-CLIO, 2018

Ana Stevenson, “Fashion, women’s,” in The World of Antebellum America: A Daily Life Encyclopedia, Vol. I, ed. Alexandra Kindell, Santa Barbara: ABC-CLIO, 2018

Ana Stevenson, “Woman’s rights,” in The World of Antebellum America: A Daily Life Encyclopedia, Vol. II, ed. Alexandra Kindell, Santa Barbara: ABC-CLIO, 2018

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