What kinds of radical emancipatory futures are being imagined in Africa’s speculative fictions?
Scholars Archie Mafeje and Cedric Robinson challenged Eurocentrism. Their ideas are becoming more widely known. They're the focus of AIAC Talk this week.
Tracing the digital contours of the settler colony helps us understand how old inequalities will shape a future with artificial intelligence.
A new documentary focuses on using the soil’s carbon absorbent properties to solve the climate change problem.
On telling stories through the evocative and varied moments in which humans live, rather than through the predictable and artificial plots historians devise.
Working-class men try unsuccessfully to integrate themselves into new economies in the films of Ousmane Sembene and Mrinal Sen.
Social policy is essential to creating more just African countries. Why is it not the norm across the continent?
If we stop using terms to describe race at all, we risk undermining our struggle to eliminate racism.
Philanthrocapitalists are driving massively profitable schemes dressed up as eco-friendly, pro-poor solutions to climate disaster.
Women say it is their turn to lead the United Nations. But can a female head of the UN change the organization’s work culture and correct the power imbalances among UN member states?
Just ten nations have administered 75% of the vaccines worldwide. Countries like South Africa are being left behind.
Local biodiversity loss and degradation of resources will have the greatest effect on communities in regions of biofuel expansion.
Kwame Nkrumah’s ideas about pan-Africanism and African liberation inspired many young scholars to explore global linkages around race and power, to uncover historical connections and forge new ones.
Africans' lack of knowledge about our own shared refugee experiences continues to fuel hate and discrimination on the continent.
Imagine if African films could enjoy shooting and editing on the continent, uninhibited by national and international politics.
What is one particular place when represented photographically?
Over the past decade, support from Western Christian groups have become an increasingly dominant force in Israel’s relationships with Africa.