Emmanuel Akyeampong

Emmanuel Akyeampong

Ellen Gurney Professor of History and Professor of African and African American Studies
Oppenheimer Faculty Director of the Harvard University Center for African Studies
Emmanuel Akyeampong

Research Interests

West African history, Islam in Sub-Saharan Africa, comparative slavery, gender in African history, health, disease, and ecology in African history, and the social history of alcohol

Related Publications

Themes in West Africa's History (2005)

Between the Sea and the Lagoon: An Eco-Social History of the Anlo of Southeastern Ghana, 1850 to Recent Times (2001)

Faculty Department

Department of History; Department of African and African American Studies

Contact Information

CGIS South Building S433, 35 Quincy Street

Research Areas

Alphabetical by Last Name