Dotawo vol. 6 is now available

Dear Friends and Colleagues,

Announcing the publication of Dotawo: A Journal of Nubian Studies 6: Miscellanea Nubiana

Editor: Adam Simmons
Contributors: Jana Eger, Vincent W.J. van Gerven Oei, Henriette Hafsaas, Tim Karberg, Titus Kennedy, Angelika Lohwasser, Asmaa Taha, Effrosyni Zacharopoulou

Dotawo 6 is available in hard copy, and as an Open Access ebook from:

Individual articles are also available Open Access via eScholarship:

Cover of volume 6 of Dotawo

Dotawo vol. 5 is now available

Dear Colleagues,

The following online publication of may be of interest to you:


It is our pleasure to announce the online publication of Volume 5 of Dotawo: A Journal of Nubian Studies, a collection of studies on Nubian women, guest-edited by Anne Jennings.

You can find Volume 5 online at

Publication of the print edition of Volume 5 through our partners at Punctum Press will follow shortly.

Giovanni Ruffini & Vincent van Gerven Oei

Dotawo, volume 3

Dear Colleagues,

We are pleased to announce the publication of Volume 3 (Know-Hows and Techniques in Ancient Sudan) of Dotawo: A Journal of Nubian Studies, under the guest editorship of Marc Maillot.

Volume 3 can be found online in PDF form at

It is also available in print form via punctum books at, where the higher than usual cost is due to the high-quality color images we have included to accompany so many of the articles.

We are excited about the quality of this volume and hope that you will distribute news of its publication widely.

 Our thanks,

 Giovanni Ruffini & Vincent W.J. van Gerven Oei, Editors-in-Chief

Dotawo: volume 2

It is a pleasure to announce that the second volume of Dotawo: A Journal of Nubian Studies is now available for free online, courtesy of Fairfield University, and for purchase from Punctum Press.

This is the second volume dedicated to Nubian languages. It is under the guest editorship of Dr Angelika Jakobi.