Category: Africa

24 June, 2013

Ré Phillips

Reweaving the Eternal Circle

The artist Ré Phillips explains the processes and the politics which have shaped the work in her first solo exhibition.

23 May, 2013

Weekly Roundup: Chinua Achebe, Wole Soyinka and the “Ikwa ozu”

Vincent van Bever Donker

Intertwining Worlds

22 May, 2013

Asha Rogers

“Good Lord, these Africans are writing books!”

21 May, 2013

Elleke Boehmer

A Writer of the World

20 May, 2013

Photo of “Chinua Achebe Week”: An Introduction to the ORbits Tribute

29 April, 2013

Yulia Taranova

Zimbabwe: The Years Between

Yulia Taranova's images capture restless movement before a moment of constitutional change in Zimbabwe.

2 December, 2012

Charne Lavery

Complete With Dreadlocks and Cigarette

Moving Spirit celebrates the legacy and Oxford life of Zimbabwean writer Charles Dambudzo Marechera.

21 May, 2012

Musab Younis


David Graeber's Debt: The First 5,000 Years explores the history of a concept with the same roots as "guilt" and "sin".

Dominic Davies

A Very Long Engagement

Nadine Gordimer's No Time Like the Present is a subtle attempt to surpass the revolutionary fatigue of modern South Africa.