Category: Publications

New publication on Remembering the Revolution in Zanzibar by M.A Fouéré & W.C. Bissel (eds) : “Social Memory, Silenced Voices and Political Struggle”

This volume focuses on the cultural memory and mediation of the 1964 Zanzibar revolution, analyzing its continuing reverberations in everyday life. The revolution constructed new conceptions of community and identity, race and cultural belonging,...

Book Launch

  You’re most cordially invited to the launch of KENYAN AND ETHIOPIAN ATHLETICS Date: Thursday 10th May 2018 Venue and time: Alliance Française at 6:30 pm. Entrance : Free

The political role of ‘cultural entrepreneurs’ in Kenya: Claiming recognition through the memorialisation of Koitalel Samoei and Nandi heritage

Article is available online https://www.tandfonline.com/eprint/pAjKDAnuYszMfhvqPk9f/full The article focuses on historical narratives and the teleological development and political discourses that led to the iconisation of Koitalel Samoei, a local hero from the Nandi Highlands of...