David Westley

Region of Interest


Primary Country of Residence

United States of America


African Bibliographer


Boston University, Boston, Massachusetts



Mailing Address

African Studies Library
Mugar Memorial Library
Boston University
Boston, Massachusetts 02215 USA

Phone/Fax Number(s)

phone: 617-353 3726
fax 617-353-2084

Countries of Specialization

South Africa


The Griqua of South Africa: An Annotated Bibliography. Working
papers in African studies (Boston, Mass); no. 255. Boston,
Massachusetts: Boston University, African Studies Center, 2007.

"A Select Bibliography of Léopold Sédar Senghor,"
Research in African Literatures. 33, 4 (2002): 88-100.

A Bibliography of Swahili Language and Linguistics. Madison, WI:
University of Wisconsin African Studies Program, 2001.

"Female circumcision and infibulation in Africa",
Electronic journal of Africana bibliography. (Online) Vol. 4
(1999) Iowa City, Iowa: University of Iowa Libraries, 1999.

The Mfecane: An Annotated Bibliography. Madison, WI: African
Studies Program University of Wisconsin-Madison, 1999.

Mental health and psychiatry in Africa: an annotated bibliography.
London ; New York : Hans Zell Publishers, 1993. (205 p.)

Hausa oral traditions: an annotated bibliography. Working papers
in African studies (Boston, Mass.) ; no. 154. Boston, Massachusetts:
Boston University, African Studies Center, 1991. (22 p.)


Griqua ; Léopold Sédar Senghor ; Swahili Language ; female circumcision ; infibulation