Books

The Making of a Moral Hero: ‘The Prison Letters of Nelson Mandela’

When Nelson Mandela was released from prison in February 1990, dozens of journalists and television camera crews from all over the world descended on South Africa and made their way to the dusty street outside his Soweto home. ...Read More

A deserving honour for Chimamanda Ngozie-Adichie

Nigeria author, Chimamanda Ngozie-Adichie, known for her books that cut across geographical space, tribe or racial segmentation, was recently awarded an honorary degree by the Duke University of United States, California. ...Read More

On Race 34 Conversations in a Time of Crisis

In On Race: 34 Conversations in a Time of Crisis, George Yancy brings together scholars to reflect on how race and racism have shaped their careers and intellectual work. The collection is a great example of how scholarly dialogue can contribute to pressing public debate, writes Leonardo Custódio, building bridges between personal experiences of racism and philosophical reflections on race and racism’s implications for everyday life, politics and social relations. ...Read More

Caine Prize syndrome stifling African creativity

Who should write about Africa? The question sounds oblique and not to the point. It reeks of serious condescension to a point of distraction bordering on the vile wish of squashing Africa into a singular monologue story. ...Read More

Nothing can replace the sentimental value of reading hardcopy books

For genuine book lovers, reading a book is extremely satisfying. Either reading for educational purposes or reading for pleasure, books have the ability to sharpen one’s intellect, arouse empathy and open a new window to the world. ...Read More

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