Afro-Asian Networks Visualised
Afro-Asian Networks Visualised brings together two historians (Su Lin Lewis, Bristol University, and Rachel Leow, Cambridge University) and a digital technologist (Tarim) to develop a database that maps the vibrant, transnational networks of activists, intellectuals, and artists moving between Africa and Asia in the 1950s and 1960s. This historical data has been contributed by a wider collaborative research network of historians, literary scholars, philosophers, and political scientists.
The Afro-Asian Networks Visualised project builds on research gathered by a group of scholars as shown in the website above.
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Chinese propaganda poster designed by Zhou Ruizhuang ca. 1964 "Vigorously support the anti-imperialist struggle of the peoples of Asia, Africa and Latin America!" Collection of the International Institute of Social History, Amsterdam.