Sarah Van Beurden is an assistant professor at the Ohio State University, where she teaches African history. She received her BA from the Catholic University of Leuven (Belgium) and her PhD from the University of Pennsylvania. She has previously held fellowships at the Institute for Historical Studies at the University of Texas in Austin and the Centre for Global Cooperation research at the University of Duisburg-Essen. Her first book, Authentically African: Arts and the Transnational Politics of Congolese Culture will appear in the "New African Histories" Series at the Ohio University Press.
Van Beurden, S. (2015). The art of (re)possession: heritage and the cultural politics of Congo's decolonization. Journal of African History, 143-164. doi:10.1017/S0021853714000681.Read More
Van Beurden, S. (2015). Restitution or cooperation? Competing visions of post-colonial cultural development in Africa. Global Cooperation Research Papers, 12, 1-25.Read More
Van Beurden, S. (2015). Authentically African: arts and the transnational politics of Congolese culture. Athens, Ohio: Ohio University Press.Read More
Van Beurden, S. (2014). International security and global cooperation: the politics of cultural property. Global Dialogues, 4, 27-30. doi:10.14282/2198-0403-GD-4.Read More