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Africana: Africa: 60,000 BCE - present

Africa, African Affairs, African American Studies, African Arts, and African Studies.

Romans in North Africa: 146 B.C. – 5th century A.D.

The Roman province Africa (named for a people who lived there) was established after the Romans defeated Carthage in the Third Punic War. It roughly comprised the territory of present-day northern Tunisia, and the small Mediterranean Sea coast of modern-day western Libya along the Syrtis Minor. The Arabs later named roughly the same region as the original province Ifriqiya, a rendering of Africa.

Text source: "Africa (Roman Province)." Wikipedia. Web. Aug. 29, 2013

Christian Nubia: 6th - 8th century A.D.

The African Diaspora: 1600s - 1850s

European Colonization of Africa: 1400s - 1950s

Africa's Economy: 21st century