University of Botswana History Department

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We have learnt with great sorrow of the passing of Mr Pena Monageng, the Field Archaeologist, a much valued member of the Department, as a result of Covid-19. May he rest in peace.

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"A nation without a past is a lost nation, and a people without a past is a people without a soul."
Sir Seretse Khama, 1921 - 1980, first President of the Republic of Botswana.

=== New books! ===
Botswana Women Write
Neil Parsons, Black and White Bioscope: Making Movies in Africa 1899 to 1925
 ===New Websites! ===
Phuthadikobo Museum, Mochudi
Bruce Bennett's personal website