African Theorists

Adeleye-Fayemi, B., & Horn, J. (2009).Voice, Power and Soul: Portraits of African Feminists [PDF file]. Accra, Ghana. Retrieved from

African Women's Development Fund. (2016). Charter of Feminist Principles for African Feminists [PDF file]. Retrieved from

Goldberg, D. T. (2018). ‘The Reason of Unreason’: Achille Mbembe and David Theo Goldberg in conversation about Critique of Black Reason. Theory, Culture & Society, 35(7-8), 205-227.

Gould, D. (1980). Poverty: Wealth of mankind. American political science review, 74(2), 603. DOI:10.2307/1960769.

Jinadu, L. A. (1978). Some African Theorists of Culture and Modernization: Fanon, Cabral and Some Others. African Studies Review, 21(1), 121-138.

Kendall, M. (2020). Hood feminism. Viking.

Lauer, H., & Anyidoho, K. (Eds.). (2012). Reclaiming the human sciences and humanities through African perspectives (Vol. 1). African Books Collective.

Mamdani, M. (2018). Citizen and subject: Contemporary Africa and the legacy of late colonialism. Princeton University Press.

Mamdani, M. (2012). Define and rule: Native as political identity. Harvard University Press.

Mbembe, Achille (2001). On the Postcolony. Berkeley & Los Angeles: University of California Press.

Mbembe, A. (2017). Critique of Black Reason. Durham: Duke University Press.

Mbembé, J. A., & Meintjes, L. (2003). Necropolitics. Public culture, 15(1), 11-40.

Mbembe, A. (2016). Frantz Fanon and the Politics of Viscerality, Duke Franklin Humanities Institute

Mbembe, A. (2019). Future knowledges and their implications for the decolonisation project. Decolonisation in universities: the politics of knowledge, 239-245.

Mbembe, A. (2018). The idea of a borderless world.

Mkandawire, P. T., & Soludo, C. C. (1999). Our continent, our future: African perspectives on structural adjustment. IDRC.

Nabudere, D. W. (2012). Afrikology and transdisciplinarity: A restorative epistemology. African Books Collective.

Ndlovu-Gatsheni, S. J. (2020). Decolonization, Development and Knowledge in Africa: Turning Over a New Leaf. Routledge.

Nuttall, S., & Mbembe, A. (2015). Secrecy’s softwares. Current anthropology, 56(S12), S317-S324.

Olufemi, L. (2020). Feminism, Interrupted. Pluto Press.

Ouadiaboutou, P. (2020, July 3). Le confinement comme prétexte politique. Retrieved from

Smith, L. (2013). Making citizens in Africa: Ethnicity, gender, and national identity in Ethiopia (No. 125). Cambridge University Press.

Soyinka, W. (2007). Climate of fear: the quest for dignity in a dehumanized world. Random House.

Tévoédjrè, A. (1979). Poverty, wealth of mankind. Pergamon.

Zeleza, P. T., & Weare, G. (2003). Rethinking Africa's globalization, Volume 1: The intellectual challenges.