Category: Africa

16 March, 2009

Zoe Marks

Diagnosing Dongo

Dambisa Moyo's Dead Aid


9 March, 2009

Diana Fu & Amreeta Mathai

Wars, Guns and Votes

An interview with Paul Collier


Amreeta Mathai

Illusions of Sovereignty

Intervention and its discontents in Paul Collier's Wars, Guns and Votes


Seán Mfundza Muller

Train to Jozi

A photographic essay


15 June, 2008

David Sergeant

Stories to Herself

Nobel Prize Winner Doris Lessing's Alfred and Emily


Tumi Makgetla

Bob the Bewildering

Heidi Holland's Dinner with Mugabe and Martin Meredith's Power, Plunder and the Struggle for Zimbabwe


15 December, 2007

Joshua Billings

On the Ethics of Identification

J.M. Coetzee's Diary of a Bad Year


15 June, 2007

Emily Spears-Meers

What Is the Point?

Dave Eggers's What is the What


Brian Murray

Revisiting Darkest Africa

Tim Jeal's Stanley: The Impossible Life of Africa's Greatest Explorer


1 March, 2007

Rebecca Hodes

Making AIDS History

John Iliffe's The African AIDS Epidemic: A History