PO Box 15000, Halifax, NS B3H 4R2
- Modern African history
- African Intellectual history
- History of slavery
- BA (Dalhousie)
- MA (Dalhousie)
- PhD (Toronto)
- Colonial Subjects: An African Intelligentsia and Atlantic Ideas. University Press of Virginia, Charlottesville, 2000.
- "Contemporary Africans meet Timeless Africa: West Africans' engagement with ideas of Africa in America, 1930-1950", Journal of West African History Vol 8, 1 (March 2022) (forthcoming).
- "Edward Wilmot Blyden", in Christian-Muslim Relations: A Bibliographical History 1500-1900, ed. David Thomas. (Leiden: Brill, forthcoming 2022).
- "Who Needs a Witch Doctor? Refiguring British Colonial Cinema in the 1940s," in Lee Grieveson and Colin MacCabe eds., Film and the End of Empire (London: Palgrave Macmillan for the British Film Institute, 2011), pp. 95-117
- "African Intellectuals and the Reconceptualization of Africa," in Misty Bastian and Jane Parpart, eds., Great Ideas for Teaching About Africa (Rienner, Boulder, 1999).
- "African History and Imperial Culture in Colonial Nigerian Schools," Africa 68 (1998).
- "Of Origins and Colonial Order: Southern Nigerian Historians and the 'Hamitic Hypothesis,' c. 1870-1970," Journal of African History 35 (1994).
- HIST 1910(02)F - Life Stories Seminar (2019-2020 Topic: Father of Pan Africanism: Kwame Nkrumah)
- HIST 2714F - Slavery and Slaving in Global History
- HIST 3435/5435F - Rise/Fall - African Slavery
Office Hours Winter 2023
- Thursdays, 12:00-1:30
- By appointment