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Sean Jacobs

Sean Jacobs, publisher of Africa is a Country, is on the faculty of The New School. He founded Africa Is a Country in 2009.


On Safari

We are on our annual publishing break until August 28th. Please check our Twitter and Facebook pages for posts and updates until then.

On safari

We are not just marking the end of 2019, but also the end of a momentous, if frustrating decade for building a more humane, caring future for Africans.

The black son shines

Masauko Chipembere’s first solo album is a remarkable achievement and a timely musical reminder of the circular nature of pan-Africanist consciousness.

We all the way live

Live TV broadcasts of political rallies, funerals and press conferences, may be more decisive than social media in shaping mass debate in South Africa.

Happy new year

In 2018, we hope to continue translating scholarly debates and high-level political and cultural analyses into accessible language.