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Lionel Cédrick Ikogou-Renamy

Lionel Cédrick Ikogou-Renamy, an anthropologist based at Laboratoire d’Anthropologie at the Université de Libreville, is the author of Les économies occultes de l’or blanc au Gabon, which will soon be published by l’Harmattan.

Day of the dead

How stealing corpses in Gabon reflects its politics: a political system that does not hesitate to draw its vital force in death, even as death and paralysis threaten the system’s leading beneficiaries.