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Ufahamu Africa

Kim Yi Dionne and Rachel Beatty Riedl

Ufahamu Africa is a podcast about life and politics on the African continent, co-hosted by Kim Yi Dionne, professor of political science at the University of California, Riverside, and Rachel Beatty Riedl, professor of government at Cornell University. Each Saturday, a new episode highlights what is happening in the news, followed by an interview with a diverse thinker or innovator who is deeply ingrained in the life, culture, and politics of the continent.
Episodes
An Introduction to Ufahamu AfricaDecember 08, 2021 Episode artwork Bonus: Hear Laura Seay’s review of Lina Benabdallah’s book on China-Africa relationsSeptember 04, 2021 Episode artwork Ep. 126: Season 5 FinaleAugust 21, 2021 Episode artwork Ep. 125: A conversation with Alhousseini Diabate about land and food access in West Africa (English)August 07, 2021 Episode artwork Ep. 125: A conversation with Alhousseini Diabate about land and food access in West Africa (French)August 07, 2021 Episode artwork Ep. 124: A conversation with Tarila Marclint Ebiede about about violence and governance in NigeriaJuly 24, 2021 Episode artwork Ep. 123: A conversation with Liliane Umubyeyi and Amah Edoh on reparationsJuly 17, 2021 Episode artwork Ep. 122: Hear Ufahamu Africa on Migrations: A World on the MoveJuly 10, 2021 Episode artwork Ep. 121: A conversation with Amal FadlallaJuly 03, 2021 Episode artwork Hear Ufahamu Africa on Foreign Policy PlaylistJune 19, 2021 Episode artwork Ep. 120: A conversation with Zachariah Mampilly on researching African politicsJune 12, 2021 Episode artwork Ep. 119: A conversation with Shamiran Mako and Valentine Moghadam on “After the Arab Uprisings”June 05, 2021 Episode artwork Ep. 118: A rerun of our conversation with Ashley Currier about LGBT organizing in AfricaMay 29, 2021 Episode artwork Ep. 117: A conversation with Goitom Gebreleul about the genocide in Tigray, EthiopiaMay 22, 2021 Episode artwork Ep. 116: A conversation with Christina Cottiero and Expédit Ologou about BeninMay 15, 2021 Episode artwork Ep. 115: A conversation with Robtel Neajai Pailey on citizenship and LiberiaMay 01, 2021 Episode artwork Ep. 114: A conversation with Dan Eizenga on Idriss Déby and ChadApril 24, 2021 Episode artwork Ep. 113: A conversation with Nanjala NyabolaApril 17, 2021 Episode artwork Ep. 112: A conversation between Kim and Rachel about COVID-19 vaccinesApril 10, 2021 Episode artwork Ep. 111: A conversation between Kim and Rachel about the protests in SenegalMarch 20, 2021 Episode artwork Ep. 110: A conversation with N’Dri Assié-Lumumba about education and human capital in AfricaMarch 13, 2021 Episode artwork Ep. 109: A conversation with Grace Adeniyi-Ogunyankin, Francis Nyamnjoh, and George OfosuMarch 06, 2021 Episode artwork Ep. 107: A conversation with Jacqueline-Bethel Mougoué on gender, identity, and nationalism in CameroonFebruary 13, 2021 Episode artwork Ep. 106: Repatriation of Museum Objects, Part 2February 06, 2021 Episode artwork Ep. 105: Repatriation of Museum Objects, Part 1January 23, 2021 Episode artwork