Books & Articles

Below is a list of books and articles about Togolese history.

Pre-Colonial Era

Colonial Era

Post Independence

Eyadema Era


Civil Rights Organizations, the Black Press, and Ethnic Nationalist Movements in Africa, by Marius Kothor

“Is the Virus a Thief?” Togolese Women and State Violence in a time of COVID-19, by Marius Kothor


A list of movies and documentaries about Togo.

1972KouamiMetonou Do Kokoushort film
197610 ans de pouvoir du Président ÉyadémaKilizou Abalo Blaise short documentary
1979Au rendez-vous du rêve abêtiKodjo Goncalvesshort documentary
1986The Blooms of BanjeliCarlyn Saltmanshort documentary
1988BawinaMinza Batabashort film
1991AshakaraGérard Louvincomedy, drama
1992Gardien des ForcesAnne-Laure Follydocumentary
1993AziabaAyicoe-Ghan D’Almeidadocumentary
1993God Gave Her a Mercedes BenzKatia Forbert Petersendocumentary
1994Aneho raconteBlanche Tchongolo documentary
1994Femmes aux yeux ouvertsAnne-Laure Follydocumentary
1996Les OubliéesAnne-Laure Follydocumentary
1988Goro VodouMetonou Do Kokoudocumentary
1999Sarah Maldoror ou la Nostalgie de l’utopieAnne-Laure Follydocumentary
2002Le Dilemme D’EyaAdjiké Assoumashort drama

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