Achille Mbembe

Achille Mbembe is a philosopher, political scientist, and public intellectual.

Africa In The New Century

Originally presented in a lecture series and later compiled in The Philosophy of History (Germany,…


The Year of Frantz Fanon

Four moments which rocked France this year were the cases against rapper Youssoupha and IMF Head Dominique Strauss-Kahn, the unveiling of the Paris exhibiton Human Zoos: The Invention of the Savage, curated by former French footballer Lilian Thuram, and the 50th anniversary of Frantz Fanon’s death.