"Narrative" Resources

Glowfly Dance

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Glowfly Dance

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Publications

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Cape Town, London,

From Mexico to Scotland to London to North Africa, the West Indies and back again, Jade Gibson's novel Glowfly Dance is a powerful and haunting story of migration, resilience and, ultimately, hope.

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The Politics of Heritage in Africa: Economies, Histories, and Infrastructures

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The Politics of Heritage in Africa: Economies, Histories, and Infrastructures

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Publications

This book--edited by Derek Peterson, Kodzo Gavua, and Ciraj Rassool--shows African heritage to be a mode of political organisation, a means by which the relics of the past are shored up, reconstructed and revalued as commodities, as tradition, as morality or as patrimony.

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Urban Pilgrimage

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Urban Pilgrimage

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World,

A special issue of  Room One Thousand, sponsored by the Global Urban Humanities Initiative at Berkeley, considers the relationship between pilgrimage—understood broadly as itinerancy or mobility—and urban environments.

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