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Benjamin Talton

Benjamin Talton is associate professor of history at Temple University, executive board member of ASWAD and an editor on the African Studies Review.


Man of action

An interview with Brian Peterson, author of a new biography of Thomas Sankara. Peterson positions 1980s Burkina Faso as counterhegemonic to the neoliberal transition then.

Sankara is not dead

Thomas Sankara has emerged as both a lesson on the uncertainties of revolutionary change and the possibilities for people-centered development for the present and future.