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By Marius Kothor As we look back on one of the most challenging academic years on record, there is good news to celebrate. Across various departments, the Graduate Affiliates...
By Doyle Calhoun It’s hard to miss, but I passed it twice before realizing what I was looking at. Just in front of the gare centrale in the Plateau region of Dakar, in the...
The following interview is part of the Council on African Studies’ Alumni Spotlight series featuring graduates from both the Master’s and Bachelor’s Degrees in African...
Yasmina Martin is a third-year doctoral candidate in History with interests in twentieth century South African political movements, political exile, and gender and...
The following interview is part of the Council on African Studies’ Alumni Spotlight series featuring graduates from both the Master’s and Bachelor’s Degrees in African...
Associate Professor Cajetan Iheka is featured in The Common Room,  a production of the Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Committee in the Yale Department of English. He talks...
Distinguished Professor and author Ngũgĩ wa Thiong’o has been theorizing and practicing decolonization for decades. In his 1986 critically acclaimed book, Decolonizing...