Namwali Serpell on Nnedi Okorafor and Afrofuturism.
Shing Yin Khor on food, authenticity and appropriation.
A profile of Naezy, a young Muslim rapper in Mumbai, by Bhanuj Kappal.
Decolonizing Knowledge and the Question of the Archive, an ebook by Professor Achille Mbembe, at Africa is a Country.
An interview (by Tom Lamont) with Laura Mvula, about anxiety and success and her new album.
Via Subashini Navaratnam, this piece on the use of African fractals in the building of Benin City.
Ijeoma Oluo on not always loving your body.
Sofia Samatar being correct on the subjects of Gormenghast and fantasy and language (and I nearly cried at this piece because yes)
Megan Milks on personal pronouns, being “we”, subjectivity.
This interview with Sarnath Banerjee (by Ratik Asokan) is great and annoying in equal parts and therefore very good indeed.