A collective of artists and architects are working to reimagine public space through site-specific installations in abandoned property developments in Ghana's capital city.
The experience of studying Africa in London makes the writers question the validity of "African Studies" as is currently taught in Britain.
One African feminist's view on how social media clout chasing has stalled progressive politics.
The author on why she felt compelled to write another book on Nkrumah. This time on Western powers smearing Nkrumah as a Communist.
Sudanese living abroad are key to the uprising: raising awareness and support for political and social transformation back home.
Duane Jethro goes to South African fast food chain, Chicken Licken, to eat a Big John Burger, and finds out the postcolonial feelings it inspires.
A movement of young feminists are fighting back against patriarchy and rape culture in Afropop music in Ghana.
How black South African authors have written about domestic workers. There's a rich archive there.
African women, both at home and in the diaspora, use beauty, fashion and other aesthetics to simultaneously celebrate, navigate and challenge social and cultural norms.
Agroecology draws on deep knowledge systems to counter the damage of capitalist agribusiness.
An excerpt from a new book published by Wits University Press that explores how domestic workers are depicted in South African historiography and literature.
The German metal band Rammstein's video for 'Auslander' wants it both ways: a critique of colonialism and sex tourism, but right-wing neo-nazis can also enjoy the fascist iconography.
An interview with Somali-American poet Ladan Osman on her work, white supremacy in America, and Adam and Eve.
A new documentary film aims to promote awareness and acceptance of LGBTQ in a country where living openly as a gay woman is often a silent and secret struggle.
A reflection by Kenyan writer, Norbert Odero, on a short visa-free visit to Ethiopia.
The inadequacy of charity in tackling the legacies of apartheid and colonialism.
Delegates to a conference on Global Africa at Oxford University write about how Zionists and their apologists are targeting the academy.
Fanon is your revolutionary's revolutionary. His life and work continue to inspire and empower a new generation of dreamers and fighters against despotism and nihilism.
All that French marketing schtick aside about "the white Zulu," Johnny Clegg was a real one.
What happens when ike's, a legendary bookstore in Durban, South Africa, creates a literary festival? For one, synergy.