Nathan Suhr-Sytsma is associate professor of English and a core faculty member of the Institute of African Studies at Emory University. His first book, Poetry, Print, and the Making of Postcolonial Literature, was published in 2017 by Cambridge University Press. He is now at work on a book about contemporary poetry and pan-African literary communities.
An Intimate Stranger: Traveling with Emmanuel Iduma
"A Stranger’s Pose" refuses any linear kind of development, a refusal with a political charge given how often the continent is tagged as “developing.”...