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Joseph Hellweg

Joseph Hellweg

Joseph Hellweg is an associate professor of religion, an affiliated associate professor of anthropology and a cultural anthropologist who has worked in Côte d'Ivoire since 1993, in Guinea since 2008, and in Mali since 2009. He is the current president of the Mande Studies Association, an affiliate organisation of the African Studies Association. 
    Africa’s Catholic churches face competition and a troubled legacy as they grow
    Africa’s Catholic churches face competition and a troubled legacy as they grow
    Pope Francis has completed his seven-day tour of three African countries: Mozambique, Madagascar and Mauritius. It was a significant trip for a...