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Siphokazi Magadla

Siphokazi Magadla

    Fela in Versace: how popular culture is driving 21st century pan-Africanism
    Fela in Versace: how popular culture is driving 21st century pan-Africanism
    This Saturday marks the 56th anniversary of the Organization of African Unity (OAU), which became the African Union (AU) in 2002. This day is known...
    The people’s war updated
    The people’s war updated
    Charles Nqakula begins his memoir, The People’s War: Reflections of an ANC Cadre (2017), not with the usual chronological details, from...
    Matrifocality and shared motherhood
    Matrifocality and shared motherhood
    In 1987 Nigerian anthropologist Ifi Amadiume published the book Male Daughters, Female Husbands: Gender and Sex in an African Society, a...
    Oliver Tambo: Acre by acre in a time of rupture?
    Oliver Tambo: Acre by acre in a time of rupture?
    "Looking out from my home, the site of it commanded a wide view of the terrain as it swept from the vicinity of my home and stretched away as far...