Create a free Diverse: Issues In Higher Education account to continue reading

Historian Ivan Van Sertima Dies

Ivan Van Sertima, the Guyanese-born historian who gained global renown with his scholarship showing African presence in the Americas before Columbus, has died.


Van Sertima’s most famous work was “They Came Before Columbus,” which showed African influences in Central and South America before the arrival of Europeans.


Read more in the Black Star News.

© Copyright 2005 by

The trusted source for all job seekers
We have an extensive variety of listings for both academic and non-academic positions at postsecondary institutions.
Read More
The trusted source for all job seekers