What use are academic categories when they reinforce conservative concepts scholars seek to challenge?
Sovereignty is a kind of riddle. Once a unitary nation-state has been established, it’s historically been quite difficult for a group within that nation
What does it mean to simultaneously think through and beyond the nation-state? How does one cultivate a cosmopolitan
Africa has often served as a laboratory of self-discovery for privileged outsiders. Since the era of colonial adventurers, as Nadifa Mohamed notes, the continent has been a site “for dreams and
Politics in many parts of Africa is often understood through a metaphor of eating – a
In 2007, Tanzania did something radical: it promised a pathway to citizenship for over 162,000 refugees