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A History of Hair (Pengiun (Allen Lane); forthcoming 2018)

Ideas of the Cosmopolitan (NYU Press; forthcoming 2017).

·      CHAPTER: "The Pitfalls and Promises of Afropolitanism"

Norient Seismographic Sounds

·      CHAPTER: "Re-imagining Gender in Nigeria"

·      CHAPTER: "A Racist Antidote"

“This is a remarkable book. It is brilliantly messy, complex and compelling, just like the diversity of global musical life it celebrates and interrogates in fact.” Tony Herrington, Editor-in-Chief & Publisher, The Wire



The Telegraph

The Guardian

ID Magazine


  • “I actually have a white mother but I can never identify as white”

             (Print only 23rd June)

The New Statesman

Africa is a Country


The Voice

Media Diversified


Academic Journals

The Journal of African Cultural Studies

The Journal of Writing in Creative Practice