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All the gifts you could want for your favorite politics nerds!

  • Dec 9, 2017

A fascinating new book tells the story of a Somali politician seeking to rebuild his country.

  • Sep 1, 2017

A review of Jeffrey Gettleman's new memoir “Love, Africa” finds much lacking.

  • Aug 25, 2017

Three new biographies of African presidents share lessons for leadership and governance.

  • Aug 4, 2017

A new book explores the story of one of Joseph Kony's bodyguards.

  • Jul 21, 2017

Boko Haram is a complicated movement — and Nigeria has more in common with Brexit than you might think.

  • Jul 7, 2017

Two new books shed light on the complicated relationship between Islam, politics, and Boko Haram in northern Nigeria.

  • Jun 23, 2017

A new book by Anuradha Chakravarty tells the story.

  • Jun 2, 2017

Get this year's African Politics summer reading list and read along!

  • May 26, 2017
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