New AEGIS Publications

The AEGIS Series now holds 27 publications, from 2005 up to 2022. The titles of the books tell a story of their own: no. 1 (2005) was called Is Violence Inevitable in Africa? Theories of Conflict and Approaches to Conflict Prevention, and was edited by Patrick Chabal, Ulf Engel and Anna-Maria Gentili. No 27 (2022), edited by Clemens Greiner, Steven Van Wolputte, and Michael Bollig, and has the optimistic title African Futures. 23 out of 27 books from the AEGIS series are available open access online, via

Africa Yearbook volume 17 (Politics, Economy and Society South of the Sahara in 2020) was just published. Editors of this volume were: Albert K. Awedoba, Benedikt Kamski, Andreas Mehler, and David Sebudubudu. The Africa Yearbook gives a comprehensive view on major domestic political developments, the foreign policy and socio-economic trends in sub-Sahara Africa. Volume 17 can be found at the website of Brill Publishers.