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    Book Review: When the State Winks: The Performance of Jewish Conversion in Israel by Michal Kravel-Tovi

Book Review: When the State Winks: The Performance of Jewish Conversion in Israel by Michal Kravel-Tovi

In Israel, Jewish conversions by first and second generation repatriates from the former Soviet Union are often depicted in […]

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    Book Review: America’s Covert War in East Africa: Surveillance, Rendition, Assassination by Clara Usiskin

Book Review: America’s Covert War in East Africa: Surveillance, Rendition, Assassination by Clara Usiskin

In America’s Covert War in East Africa: Surveillance, Rendition, Assassination, Clara Usiskin offers an analysis of the impact of the ‘War […]

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    Long Read Review: The Education of an Idealist by Samantha Power

Long Read Review: The Education of an Idealist by Samantha Power

In The Education of an Idealist, Samantha Power offers a political memoir that traces her life story from her beginnings as […]

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    Book Review: The Ethics and Practice of Refugee Repatriation by Mollie Gerver

Book Review: The Ethics and Practice of Refugee Repatriation by Mollie Gerver

In The Ethics and Practice of Refugee Repatriation, Mollie Gerver focuses on the ethical dilemmas of repatriation, exploring a number of […]

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    Book Review: The Justice and Development Party in Turkey: Populism, Personalism, Organization by Toygar Sinan Baykan

Book Review: The Justice and Development Party in Turkey: Populism, Personalism, Organization by Toygar Sinan Baykan

In The Justice and Development Party in Turkey: Populism, Personalism, Organization,Toygar Sinan Baykan offers a sophisticated contribution to the existing […]

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    Book Review: America in Afghanistan: Foreign Policy and Decision Making from Bush to Obama to Trump by Sharifullah Dorani

Book Review: America in Afghanistan: Foreign Policy and Decision Making from Bush to Obama to Trump by Sharifullah Dorani

In America in Afghanistan: Foreign Policy and Decision Making from Bush to Obama to Trump, Sharifullah Dorani focuses on the US […]

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    Book Review: Performing Trauma in Central Africa: Shadows of Empire by Laura Edmondson

Book Review: Performing Trauma in Central Africa: Shadows of Empire by Laura Edmondson

There is a long history of cultural production in response to violent conflict, and more recently its manipulation by […]

The Best Bookshops in Tehran, Iran

Asa Cusack takes us on a tour of the best bookshops in Tehran, Iran. If there’s a bookshop that you think […]

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    Book Review: For the Love of Humanity: The World Tribunal on Iraq by Ayça Çubukçu

Book Review: For the Love of Humanity: The World Tribunal on Iraq by Ayça Çubukçu

In For the Love of Humanity: The World Tribunal on Iraq, Ayça Çubukçu illustrates how different and sometimes colliding understandings of justice, human […]

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    Book Review: Palestine and Rule of Power: Local Dissent vs International Governance edited by Alaa Tartir and Timothy Seidel

Book Review: Palestine and Rule of Power: Local Dissent vs International Governance edited by Alaa Tartir and Timothy Seidel

In Palestine and Rule of Power: Local Dissent vs International Governance, Alaa Tartir and Timothy Seidel bring together contributors to explore […]

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    Book Review: Unruly Visions: The Aesthetic Practices of Queer Diaspora by Gayatri Gopinath

Book Review: Unruly Visions: The Aesthetic Practices of Queer Diaspora by Gayatri Gopinath

In Unruly Visions: The Aesthetic Practices of Queer Diaspora, Gayatri Gopinath offers an interwoven exploration of diaspora, visuality and queer studies, […]

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    Book Review: The Struggle for South Sudan: Challenges of Security and State Formation edited by Luka Biong Deng Kuol and Sarah Logan

Book Review: The Struggle for South Sudan: Challenges of Security and State Formation edited by Luka Biong Deng Kuol and Sarah Logan

In The Struggle for South Sudan: Challenges of Security and State Formation, editors Luka Biong Deng Kuol and Sarah Logan bring […]

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    Book Review: Smartphone Cultures edited by Jane Vincent and Leslie Haddon

Book Review: Smartphone Cultures edited by Jane Vincent and Leslie Haddon

In Smartphone Cultures, editors Jane Vincent and Leslie Haddon bring together contributors to offer nuanced analysis of the role and cultures […]

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    Feature Essay: Translating Frantz Fanon Across Continents and Languages by Kathryn Batchelor, Sue-Ann Harding and Christina Kullberg

Feature Essay: Translating Frantz Fanon Across Continents and Languages by Kathryn Batchelor, Sue-Ann Harding and Christina Kullberg

Les Damnés de la terre (The Wretched of the Earth) remains one of Frantz Fanon’s most significant works, written […]

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    Book Review: Digital Democracy, Analogue Politics: How the Internet Era is Transforming Kenya by Nanjala Nyabola

Book Review: Digital Democracy, Analogue Politics: How the Internet Era is Transforming Kenya by Nanjala Nyabola

In Digital Democracy, Analogue Politics: How the Internet Era is Transforming Kenya, Nanjala Nyabola challenges existing scholarship on ‘tech in Africa’ […]

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