The African Gender Institute at the University of Cape Town is a feminist research unit, committed to political work on the African continent. We focus on writing, publications, research processes and partnerships, network-building and participative learning.

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Source: Holaa Africa
 
Editorial from HOLAA!
Women have a lot of interesting stories. So many cool,...

Source: The Academic Citizen - https://theacademiccitizen.org

In the final episode of The Academic Citizen for 2016, Dr Mary Hames joins us...

Feminist Africa 21: The Politics of Fashion and Beauty in Africa is now out!!

From wigs and weaves to skin-bleaching to the clothes that we use to cover or reveal our bodies, fashion and beauty are complex...

Source: News 24 (15 October 2016)

By Amanda Khoza

Durban – Many have in the past tried to piece together the life of President Jacob Zuma's rape...

Source: Daily Maverick (16 October 2016)

By Joel Modiri

One line of critique against the discourse and movement known as “Fallism” that is gaining...