Nigeria’s Fulani men who get whipped to find a wife

Sharo is a traditional cultural practice where young Fulani men in Nigeria compete to find a wife. The participants are flogged with wooden sticks and canes to test their endurance.But the practice has declined in recent years, with some Fulani … Continue reading Nigeria’s Fulani men who get whipped to find a wife

Call for Papers: “The Great Debates in Africana Religion”

The Journal of Africana Religions has announced a Call for Proposals on “The Great Debates in Africana Religious Studies.” The deadline for submission of proposals is February 15, 2019. Continue reading Call for Papers: “The Great Debates in Africana Religion”