What use are academic categories when they reinforce conservative concepts scholars seek to challenge?
Clooney and Prendergast's simple story—explaining causes of political violence in Africa—breeds simplistic and ineffective solutions.
Since the beginning of 2017, the frequency and lethalness of al-Shabaab’s attacks inside Somalia have reached
What does it mean to simultaneously think through and beyond the nation-state? How does one cultivate a cosmopolitan
In the wake of last Saturday’s horrific bombing in Mogadishu, social media commentators have been quick
Somalia has never qualified for the World Cup. For a long time, whether by lack of
Little attention is given to how Indians are viewed and treated not only on the African continent, but by peoples of African descent across the world.
Xenophobia has emerged as a rare consistent and core aspect of President Trump’s foreign policy, directed
For this weekend’s music break, we’ll have a second edition of “Songs from banned countries.” This
In 2007, Tanzania did something radical: it promised a pathway to citizenship for over 162,000 refugees
Kenya plans to shutdown the world’s largest refugee camp later this month. If the closure goes
It’s not an uncommon sight to find Abdi Latif Ega, cup of steaming tea in hand,
Africa is a Country ran a profile on Somalia-via-Seattle rap duo Malitia Malimob two years ago.
April. The month of the long rains was upon us, and with its compulsive deluge flowed
The recent #CadaanStudies controversy that pitted a German anthropologist, Dr. Markus Hoehne, against young Somali researchers,
When Oxford anthropologist I.M Lewis arrived in British Somaliland in 1955 for fieldwork that would lead
'I’m satisfied with the fact that I’m “homed” within my own body. That’s the ultimate gift. I have found the freedom to be comfortable within myself.'
Goodbye Eric The Eel! Shuffle over, Jamaican bobsleigh team of 1988! There’s a new team in
In a dark couple of weeks for LGBT rights, the Indian government’s supreme court has re-criminalised
The Rory Peck Awards, which took place on Wednesday, November 20 in London, are held to