Peer-Reviewed Articles

Digital Voices: Negotiating Global Forms & Local Identity in Performance Poetry from Cape Town.” Digital Africas, special issue of Postcolonial Text, edited by Shola Adenekan, Stephanie Bosch Santana, and Kwabena Opoku-Agyemang, 15: 3-4 (December 2020). [Read it here]

“Evan Mawarire’s #ThisFlag as Tactical Lyric: the Role of Digital Speech in Imagining a Networked Zimbabwean Nation.” African Studies Review, 63:3 (August 2020). [Read it here]

Moving Forms: Individuals, Institutions, and the Production of Slam Poetry Networks in Southern Africa.” ASAP/Journal, 5:1 (January 2020). [Read it here]

“The Poetics of Dictatorship: Song and Sound in H. K. Banda’s ‘Tenth Republic Anniversary Tour.'” Research in African Literatures, 50:4 (Winter 2019). [Read it here]

Review Articles

“Review of Nathan Suhr-Sytsma’s Poetry, Print, and the Making of Postcolonial Literature.Postcolonial Text, 15:1 (2020). [Read it here]

“Q&A: “honoring the writers” – in conversation with Colleen Higgs, Modjaji Press.” Africa in Words, 22 May 2020.

““But Words Grow Up and Reverberate” (Arja Salafranca): Review of “Fool’s Gold: Selected Short Stories” from Modjaji Books.” Africa in Words, 29 May 2020.

““A Thousand Tentative Tendrils”: Review of The Only Magic We Know: Selected Modjaji Poems 2004 to 2019.”Africa in Words, 5 June 2020.