Episode 7: Epistemic Freedom


  • epistemology
  • epistemic freedom
  • alienation


Patricia Pinky Ndlovu

Concept & Content Development
Thando Tilmann and Tamar Sarkissian

Film Team
Dr. Johanna Ickert, René Arnold and Andrew Berry


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Biko, Steve. “I Write What I Like.” Ufahamu: A Journal of African Studies 8, no. 3 (1978). https://doi.org/10.5070/f783017356.

Goody, Jack. The Theft of History. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2012. https://doi.org/10.1017/CBO9780511819841.

Hooks, Bell. Art on My Mind: Visual Politics. New York: The New Press, 1995.

Ndlovu-Gatsheni, Sabelo J. Epistemic Freedom in Africa: Deprovincialization and Decolonization. London: Routledge, 2018. https://doi.org/10.4324/9780429492204.

Ndlovu-Gatsheni, Sabelo J. “The Emergence and Trajectories of Struggles for an ‘African University’: The Case of Unfinished Business of African Epistemic Decolonisation.” Kronos Southern African Histories 43, no. 1 (2017): 51–77. https://doi.org/10.17159/2309-9585/2017/v43a4.