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15 September 1989 • 3,400 words • Reportage & Criticism
At a time when the worlds of Islam press with special intensity on the political awareness of the West, the works of an American writer… more»
8 November 2004 • 910 words • Reportage & Criticism
Next week members of the UN Security Council will gather in Nairobi. The session is being held outside New York for the first time in… more»
1985 • 5,649 words • Reportage & Criticism
The night train to the coast leaves Nairobi at six, rolling down through the high plains till it reaches Mombasa port, in the hot strip… more»
30 September 1982 • 2,506 words • Reportage & Criticism
The south-eastern Nuba are one of a number of Nuba groups–partly Islamised but largely unarabised–who live in the southern part of the province of Kordofan,… more»
July 1998 • 2,597 words • Reportage & Criticism
In January I was driving through north-eastern Zaire—now the Democratic Republic of Congo—along the road from Goma, a town on the northern shore of Lake Kivu, to the headquarters of… more»
22 June, 2016 • 368 words • Translations
Atheists who’ve seen miracles, as I have done Know that where God is not, the gods … more»
17 June 2016 • 656 words • Memorials
Tafari Wossen, one of the founding Fellows of the Rift Valley Institute, died in Washington DC in June 2016, at the age of 76, after… more»
1996 • 10,792 words • Reportage & Criticism
In late 1994—and again in 1995—I travelled to Addis Ababa to report on the trial of the Derg, the former rulers of Ethiopia. The trial… more»
February 1999 • 4,015 words • Reportage & Criticism
The dilemmas of wildlife conservation are nowhere more acute or consequential than in Eastern and Central Africa, in the countries of the Great Rift Valley,… more»
12 August 2004 • 3,948 words • Reportage & Criticism
Darfur is a 160,000-square-mile expanse of desert and savannah, an area the size of Texas or Spain, with five or six million inhabitants, that spreads… more»
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Kenneth Binyavanga Wainaina Born 18 January 1971; died 21 May 2019
The original affluent society and its encounter with modernity
Learning from human rights and humanitarian crises...
A Norman castle in the north-east of...
Last month in Yirol I bought a heifer—a brindled two-year old, not yet in calf....