20 Best African History Podcasts
African History Podcasts
Here are 20 Best African History Podcasts worth listening to in 2023
1. The African History Network Show
Detroit, Michigan, US
Listen to The African History Network Show with Michael Imhotep founder of The African History Network. We focus on Educating, Empowering and Inspiring people of African descent throughout the Diaspora and around the world.
Play⋅ 992.3K⋅ 5.6K ⋅19 episodes / quarter ⋅ Avg Length 94 min ⋅ Jul 2017 Get Email Contact
2. Africa's Untold Stories
Join us to discuss African history that is largely untold. Each episode, we have a conversation about a topic in African history and point out some lessons that come with that significant aspect of the continent's history.
Also in Africa Podcasts
Play⋅ 291 ⋅1 episode / week ⋅ Avg Length 38 min Get Email Contact
3. History of Indian and Africana Philosophy
Munich, Bayern, Germany
Peter Adamson teams up with Jonardon Ganeri and Chike Jeffers to represent the philosophical traditions of India, Africa and the African diaspora.
Also in Philosophy Podcasts, Philosophy History Podcasts
Play⋅ 20.1K⋅ 36.7K ⋅2 episodes / month ⋅ Avg Length 28 min Get Email Contact
4. History of Africa
Take a deep dive deep into African history with this in-depth podcast. From Casablanca to Cape Town, tune in to this podcast to learn about the magnificent and oft-forgotten history of Africa.
Play⋅ 197 ⋅1 episode / week ⋅ Avg Length 34 min Get Email Contact
Rooted In Our Story, AfriWetu platform celebrates Africa's Pre-colonial History, Culture, People & Folklore. Africa's narrative told by Africans.
Play⋅ 573 ⋅2 episodes / month ⋅ Avg Length 33 min ⋅ Mar 2020 Get Email Contact
6. One Mic | Black History
Charlotte, North Carolina, US
Each podcast episode of One Mic Black History centers around little-known events or persons from African American history selected for their effect on African Americans and American history.
Play⋅ 584⋅ 3K ⋅2 episodes / month ⋅ Avg Length 13 min ⋅ Jul 2020 Get Email Contact
7. Black History Year
Learning your history makes you - and your people - stronger. As Black people, we know we're left out of the history books. That the media images are skewed. That we need access to experts, information, and ideas so we can advance our people. Black History Year connects you to the history, thinkers, and activists that are left out of the mainstream conversations. You may not agree with everything you hear, but we're always working toward one goal: uniting for the best interest of Black people worldwide.
Play⋅ 523.5K⋅ 6.9K ⋅1 episode / week ⋅ Avg Length 4 min ⋅ May 2020 Get Email Contact
8. The Coin | Black History On The Other Side
African-Americans have been miseducated about their history. Many believe black history begins with slavery. The history of African-Americans is a proud complex mixture of pain and progress. Brittany Wilkins, engineer, and herstorian take the journey to return, not just to land, but to a lost heritage of rich accomplishments. Can you picture a time where Africans influenced the world in developing civilizations in the areas of Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics? If you want to learn about ancient African history before the slave trade, this is the podcast for you.
Play⋅ 10⋅ 20 ⋅8 episodes / year ⋅ Avg Length 11 min ⋅ Jul 2020 Get Email Contact
9. King Cam's Ujumbe Podcast
Dallas, Texas, US
We discuss African History, Service, and Selfcare. I, Marques D Cameron Sr am the host of the nighttime radio show Midnight Oil with King Cam.
Play⋅ 1.2K ⋅1 episode / week ⋅ Avg Length 23 min ⋅ Aug 2020 Get Email Contact
10. Those Who Came Before Us
Most of us are aware of how badly represented Africa is. The continent is too often reduced to a number of degrading stereotypes. But Africa has a rich and diverse history. A history that is usually ignored or poorly understood not just by the world but by its own people. A certain British historian once referred to its past as darkness. Hosted by David Ibanda.
Play 2 episodes / year ⋅ Avg Length 40 min ⋅ Jun 2020 Get Email Contact
11. History of Africa Podcast
A podcast dedicated to African history. From Aksum to Zimbabwe, Casablanca to Cape Town, learn about the fascinating civilizations and stories of Africa
1 episode / week ⋅ Sep 2020 Get Email Contact
12. Everyday Black History | Afro Appreciation
Everyday Black History, where they highlight the contributions of Black Men and Women both Past and present. Here they celebrate Afro Appreciation, where Black Americans, Africans, and Latinos of African descent are honored. They also highlight Institutions that have helped the advancement of people in the African Diaspora, such as historically Black University and many others.
Also in Black Podcasts, African Diaspora Podcasts
Play⋅ 73K⋅ 23 ⋅14 episodes / year ⋅ Avg Length 22 min ⋅ Mar 2018 Get Email Contact
13. My African Cliches
A UNIQUE ALMANACH TO CHANGE YOUR OUTLOOK OF THE AFRICAN HISTORY. Develop your knowledge of African history to better understand the continent today.
Play⋅ 95 ⋅4 episodes / year ⋅ Avg Length 9 min ⋅ Jul 2019 Get Email Contact
14. Africa Past & Present | The Podcast about African History, Culture, and Politics
East Lansing, Michigan, US
The Podcast about African History, Culture, and Politics. The show highlights interesting and significant people, ideas, and discussions in African Studies from a wide range of disciplines and perspectives.
Play Aug 2009 Get Email Contact
15. African Camp Fire Stories
Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
African History stories are seldom told; in cases where they do get told, it is seldom by Africans themselves. The African Camp Fire Stories' Podcast is created and narrated by natives of the continent.It is very important for us to note that we are not professional Historians. The objective of the podcast is to bring to the fore African history in an engaging, interesting, and fun manner; while ensuring that all the stories that we tell are well-researched and grounded in fact.
Play⋅ 2.9K⋅ 30 ⋅ Aug 2019 Get Email Contact
16. Moments in South African History
The stories of prominent people, events and places that shaped South African history.
Also in South Africa Podcasts, South African History Podcasts
Play⋅ 1.6M⋅ 2.6M ⋅1 episode / year ⋅ Avg Length 9 min ⋅ Jul 2020 Get Email Contact
17. AFRICAN KONNECTION
With so much attention and dialogue on African culture this decade, it is time to encapsulate and share that experience with others around the world. So many misconceptions are allowed to spread without all the facts being presented, and it is damaging to the history of Africa. By sharing stories and learning from guests from all across the continent, we will piece together and paint the real picture of Africa in its entirety. This podcast will bring the truth to amazing, beautiful, and diverse heritages across the motherland.
Play Jan 2020 Get Email Contact
18. Goodnight Azania
On Goodnight Azania Life in Mzansi is given a completely new and fresh treatment. Hosted by former Durbanite and interviewer-extraordinaire Mzamo Simone, the podcast is a melting pot for the discussion of varied themes relating to South African culture and society. We host a wide-ranging set of different guests whose work has helped shape our understanding of the past present and future of this country, and we do so with all the grace and precision that such a task commands.
Play⋅ 171⋅ 90 ⋅ Oct 2020 Get Email Contact
19. Black History Buff
Each episode of the Black History Buff Podcast will take you on a thrilling journey through a chapter of Black History. Covering the full historical tapestry of the African Diaspora you'll hear tales covering everything from African Samurai's to pistol-wielding poets. So take a seat kick back relax and enjoy the show.
684 ⋅ Jan 2019 Get Email Contact
African History Podcasters
|Podcaster Name||Podcast Link||Total Episodes|
|African History Ntwk||blogtalkradio.com||144|
|The History of Africa Podcast||historyofafricapodcast.blogspot.com||32|
|History of Africa||historyofafricapodcast.blogspot.com||27|
|Peter Adamson, Jonardon Ganeri, Chike Jeffers||hopwag2.podbean.com||23|
|Marques D Cameron Sr.,M.Ed||anchor.fm||19|
|Everyday Black History: Afro A||theeverydayblackhistory.com||17|
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