New in the ASCL Africanist Blog: African Studies 'goes animal'

So far, animals did not feature much in African Studies; African Studies’ genealogy is rather focussed on humans. What does the scientific evidence on human and non-human similarities and continuities mean for the discipline of African Studies? Are we accepting it and starting to focus less on ‘only people’ and include ‘more animals’ in Africanist research? African Studies has to ‘go animal’, writes Harry Wels in the latest contribution to the ASCL Africanist blog!