From the Editors
Kellan Schmelz is a graduate of the College of William and Mary. He is currently working on the Arab Studies Institute's Knowledge Production Project.
"the potential dangers of labeling the Ottomans as another colonial power [in Africa]: Rather than asserting themselves as the rightful and hegemonic rules of a borderlands region, they represented themselves to their local interlocutors as alternative allies to the otherwise impeding arrival of European colonial rule."click | email | tweet