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First Name
Last Name
University of Bern
Website URL
African History, History & Memory, Nature & Memory, Indigenous Ways of Knowing, Feminist History, Empire & its Afterlives, Southern Africa
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About Me

A poet and historian whose work travels between audiences in and outside the academy. I foundedĀ THoR-Taking the Humanities on the Road, a public humanities laboratory project based at the Walter Benjamin Kolleg, University of Bern, Switzerland.

My current research and writing is on indigenous ways of knowing in Southern Africa and elsewhere.

Recent Publications
Media Coverage
Country Focus
Expertise by Geography
Africa, United States, Western Europe
Expertise by Chronology
Pre-17th century, 19th century, Early Modern, Modern, 20th century, 21st century
Expertise by Topic
Colonialism, Gender, Indigenous Peoples, Migration & Immigration, Public History, Race, Rural & Agrarian History, Urban History, Women