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ISSN: 1420-2018



News 2012

New Book review editor
Dr Yannick Fer becomes book review editor for books in French.

New Editorial Board Memberr
Dr Jean-Marie Bouron becomes a member of our editorial board..

News 2010

Change of periodicity
The journal will be published thrice a year as of 2011. The journal will also run occasional "Debate around a book.

News 2009

New editorial board members
Barbara Reeves-Ellington and Connie Shemo joined the SSM team in November. They are specialist, respectively, of the Middle Eastern and Chinese history. They are both co-authors of the new book Competing Kingdoms: Women, Mission, Nation, and the American Protestant Empire, 1812-1960 (Duke University Press, 2010)

New editorial board member
Kathleen Lodwick joined the SSM team in September. She is a specialist of Chinese history and has written extensively on missions there.

Co-editor withdraws
Didier Peclard leaves his position as co-editor of the journal - he remains in the editorial board

News 2008

New co-editor
Wendy Urban-Mead will become the third editor of the journal (starting 01/01/2009)

Book Review editor
Matt Samson (Davidson College, USA) becomes the journal's first Bookreview editor

News 2007

SSM launch
University of Oxford, 12 November 2007

LFM becomes SSM
June: LFM signs a contract with Brill (Leiden). Brill will publish the journal as of the second-half of 2007. The journal will slighltly change its name in the process.

News 2006

Comité de rédaction
Cédric Mayrargue (CEAN, Bordeaux) rejoint l' équipe

Comité de rédaction
Jean-Pierre Bastian (Université de Strasbourg, France) rejoint l' équipe

News 2005

Our 10th anniversary conference
"Une nouvelle mission pour l'Afrique? Le religieux africain & le ré-enchantement du monde", Université de Lausanne, Suisse, 11-12 novembre 2005

New indexation for LFM articles
LFM is now also indexed by African Studies Abstracts Online in Leiden (Netherlands).
(For the other indexation agencies covering LFM, click

LFM au Salon du Livre Africain
Nous serons présents au stand de l'IUED au Salon du Livre entre le 27 avril et le 1 mai 2005. Venez nous rendre visite!