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Pedro Monaville

Pedro Monaville is an associate professor of history at McGill University.

The politics of elegance

German historian Daniel Tödt wrote a history of the Congolese évolués. In this interview, he talks about the historiographical interventions of his book and the role of Patrice Lumumba in the history of évolués.

Lumumba Lives

Patrice Lumumba became a martyr of African independence. But what are Lumumba’s “political afterlives” nearly sixty years later?