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Nicholas Barber

icholas Barber is a doctoral student in Anthropology at McGill University in Montreal.


Africa is a Board Game

Players in the board game, “Ticket to Ride: The Heart of Africa,” are cast in the role of colonists, competing to make the largest imprint on Africa’s “vast wilderness.”

Eggs and omelettes

The existence of African billionaires are not positive evidence of “Africa rising,” but testament to the extreme inequality characterizing economic growth on the continent.