Evan Wade

Academic Historian

Evan Wade is a professor of history at San Joaquin Delta College in Stockton, California where teaches courses in African American History, United States History and World History. His specialty is in 20th century United States History and the African Diaspora with a focus on Black Nationalism. His research project explores the Garvey Movement in the State of Connecticut. He is a graduate of both the University of Connecticut and Morehouse College.

Nicole Avant (1968- )

Ambassador Nicole Avant and Husband ted Sarandos at Golden Globe Awards, Los Angeles, January 2014 “Image Ownership: Pubilc Domain” Nicole Avant served a two-year term as U.S. Ambassador to the Bahamas from 2009 to 2011. President Barack Obama nominated her for the position in 2009 … Read MoreNicole Avant (1968- )

Antananarivo, Madagascar (1600s- )

“Image Ownership: Public Domain” Antananarivo (formerly known as “Analamanga” and “Tananarive”) is the capital of the Republic of Madagascar and its largest city. It is located on a high plateau overlooking the Ikopa and Besiboka Rivers.  In the southern part of the city lay Lake … Read MoreAntananarivo, Madagascar (1600s- )

Bamako, Mali (11th Century– )

“Image Ownership: Public Domain” Bamako, with a population of 1.8 million, is the largest city in the Republic of Mali. It serves as Mali’s seat of government and the country’s economic and cultural center. The city is located in the southwestern corner of Mali, along … Read MoreBamako, Mali (11th Century– )

Maputo, Mozambique (1721- )

“Image Ownership: Public Domain” Maputo, (formerly known as “Delagoa Bay” and “Lourenco Marques”) is the largest city in the Republic of Mozambique and the country’s political and economic center. The city is located along the south Indian Ocean coast of Mozambique and has a population … Read MoreMaputo, Mozambique (1721- )

Lusaka, Zambia (1913- )

“Image Ownership: Public Domain” Lusaka is the largest city in the Republic of Zambia with a population of 1.8 million. It serves as Zambia’s capital and the country’s commercial center.  The city is located in the agricultural region of central Zambia and is connected through … Read MoreLusaka, Zambia (1913- )

Harare, Zimbabwe (1890- )

“Image Ownership: Public Domain” Harare (formerly known as “Fort Salisbury” or “Salisbury”) is the largest city in Zimbabwe with a population of 1.6 million. It serves as Zimbabwe’s seat of government and Zimbabwe’s commercial and industrial center.  The city is located in Northern Zimbabwe in … Read MoreHarare, Zimbabwe (1890- )