Past Fellows

MERIP: Hannah Armstrong on France’s exit from the Sahel

  • January 30, 2023
  • ICWA Staff

Exit France—The Influence of External Actors in the Sahel Region, by Hannah Armstrong (West Africa, 2012-2014), Middle East Research and Information Project, 2022 winter edition

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Foreign Policy: Neri Zilber on Israel’s tech sector in doubt

  • January 30, 2023
  • ICWA Staff

Will Less Democracy Kill Israel’s Tech Sector? by Neri Zilber (Israel, 2011 – 2013), Foreign Policy, January 26, 2023

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Foreign Policy: Emily Schultheis on Czechia’s presidential election

  • January 30, 2023
  • ICWA Staff

Andrej Babis’s Scorched-Earth Bid for the Czech Presidency, by Emily Schultheis, (Germany, 2019-2021), Foreign Policy, January 26, 2023

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DCist: Tyrone Turner on remembering MLK in DC

  • January 24, 2023
  • ICWA Staff

  The Whole of his Dream Had to Do With Economic Empowerment, by Amanda Michelle Gomez, photos by Tyrone Turner (Brazil, 1998 – 2000), DCist, January 16, 2023

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NY Magazine: Andrew Rice on Ashley Biden’s stolen diary

  • January 24, 2023
  • ICWA Staff

  Will Ashley Biden’s Diary Take Down Project Veritas? by Andrew Rice (Uganda, 2002-2004), New York Magazine, January 16, 2023

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WSJ: Joel Millman on Christmas and goats

  • January 24, 2023
  • ICWA Staff

  It’s the Most Wonderful Time of the Year—for Goats (No Kidding), by Joel Millman (Central America, 1987-1989), The Wall Street Journal, January 17, 2023

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ISEAS webinar: Matt Wheeler on Thailand’s south

  • January 23, 2023
  • ICWA Staff

  Peace Dialogue in Thailand’s Deep South: Prospects and Pitfalls, ISEAS – Yusof Ishak Institute webinar, January 31, 2023, 10:00 a.m. (SG time), speaker Matt Wheeler (Thailand, 2002-2004). Register here.  

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Jori Lewis in CS Monitor’s Best Books 2022

  • January 23, 2023
  • ICWA Staff

  Wrapping Up the Year in Books: The Best of 2022, in the Christian Science Monitor, includes Jori Lewis’s (Senegal, 2011-2013) new book: Slaves for peanuts: A story of conquest, liberation, and a crop that changed history

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LA Times reviews Eve Fairbanks’s ‘The Inheritors’

  • January 23, 2023
  • ICWA Staff

  Enduring Divides: On Eve Fairbanks’s ’The Inheritors’, by Jean Hey on Eve Fairbanks’s (South Africa, 2009-2011) new book: The Inheritors, An Intimate Portrait of South Africa’s Racial Reckoning, Los Angeles Times Review of Books, January 10, 2023  

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1843 Magazine: Eve Fairbanks on Zimbabwe’s leading novelist

  • January 23, 2023
  • ICWA Staff

  Are Great Writers Forged by Repressive Regimes or Crushed by Them? Tsitsi Dangarembga, Zimbabwe’s leading novelist, has unsparingly examined her country’s flaws in her work. It has left her dishonoured in her own land, by Eve Fairbanks (South Africa, 2009-2011), 1843 Magazine, The Economist, January 3, 2023  

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