Happy #100EpisodesOfUfahamu! For our 100th episode, Rachel interviews Siba Grovogui about race and racism in international relations. You can listen to the interview in English or French! Kim and Rachel talk about Zambia’s COVID response, a crisis in Ethiopia, and the passing of Jerry Rawlings.
We also announce our Ufahamu Africa essay competition. Submit a one-page essay reflecting on a topic of your choice within the broad scope of life and politics in African politics to win some podcast swag or a chance to read your essay on a future episode.
Listen to the episode below!
Books & Links from the Episode
Insurgent Fragmentation in the Horn of Africa: Rebellion and its Discontents by Michael Woldemariam
Democracy in Ghana: Everyday Politics in Urban Africa by Jeffrey Paller
Other Links and Articles
“Come to Africa: A Hermeneutics of Race in International Theory” by Siba N. Grovogui
“In Zambia, COVID-19 Has Claimed Democracy, Not Human Life” by Sishuwa Sishuwa
“As Africa Groans under Debt, It Casts Wary Eye at China” by Joe Parkinson, James Areddy, and Nicholas Bariyo
“COVID’s Next Economic Crisis: Developing-Nation Debt” by
Avantika Chilkoti and Gabriele Steinhauser
“Ethiopia, Led by a Nobel Peace Winner, Is Looking Down the Barrel of Civil War” by Yohannes Woldemariam
“U.S.-China Competition May Be a Win-Win for Africa” by Naunihal Singh, Josephine Appiah-Nyamekye Sanny, and E. Gyimah-Boadi
“Ethiopia: East Africa’s Emerging Giant” by Claire Felter
“What’s Happening in Ethiopia Is a Tragedy” by Tsedale Lemma
“A Longtime Leader in Ghana Has Died. Jerry John Rawlings Leaves a Complicated Legacy.” by George M. Bob-Milliar and Jeffrey Paller
“Race And Racism In International Relations: Retrieving A Scholarly Inheritance” edited by Robbie Shilliam
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