Can a past that the present has not yet caught up with be summoned to haunt the present as an alternative?
Cassava Republic to launch in the UK
What culture and what memory will be left of oil, after it has gone?
Meditations on Biafra
“How do we use the language of the coloniser?” Anthony Joseph with Shabaka Hutchings
Death in the diaspora and the rituals of Homecoming
A call for African Sci-fi comics
The game seems simple enough. Two teams. 11 people. 1 referee and a field split in half. And the aim, even simpler, get the ball in the back of the net. But there are also the games that played to support The Game.
This week on the Chronic online, we look at the beliefs that bring us to our needs. Who do we pray, what do we pray for and what does that mean about how you position yourself in the greater cosmology of faith and criticality?
The third installment of the African Cities Reader explores the unholy trinity of land, property and value – the life force of cities everywhere. In an era of late modernity marked by a speculative compulsion that takes on a spectral character as it instigates adventures of city imagineering, deal-making and symbolic reinvestment, the material effects […]