Dotawo - A Journal of Nubian Studies

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1. About Dotawo

Nubian studies needs a platform in which the old meets the new, in which archaeological, historical, and philological research into Meroitic, Old Nubian, Coptic, Greek, and Arabic sources confront current investigations in modern anthropology and ethnography, Nilo-Saharan linguistics, and critical and theoretical approaches present in postcolonial and African studies.

The journal Dotawo: A Journal of Nubian Studies brings these disparate fields together within the same fold, opening a cross-cultural and diachronic field where divergent approaches meet on common soil. Dotawo gives a common home to the past, present, and future of one of the richest areas of research in African studies. It offers a crossroads where papyrus can meet internet, scribes meet critical thinkers, and the promises of growing nations meet the accomplishments of old kingdoms.

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3. Previous Issues

From 2014 to 2019, PDF articles of Dotawo were hosted by www⁄DigitalCommons@Fairfield. Since 2019, articles are available through University of California’s www⁄eScholarship platform. A print version of Dotawo is available through www⁄punctum books, which also hosts the Dotawo Monograph series.

Read more about Dotawo on the website of the www⁄Union for Nubian Studies.