Mohamed Bakari

Mohamed Bakari reviews Issa G. Shivji's 'Pan-Africanism or Pragmatism? Lessons of the Tanganyika–Zanzibar Union' in this week's Pambazuka News. The first study of the Tanganyika–Zanzibar Union from a Pan-Africanist perspective, Shivji's book represents a very effective interdisciplinary approach, Bakari writes. If the book is perhaps slightly dominated by elitist narratives at the expense of popular discourses, the work is a valuable and comprehensive addition to the literature on Pan-African...read more