Thandika Mkandawire: In Memory of a Beautiful Mind by Prof. Paul Tiyambe Zeleza

Prof. Paul Tiyambe Zeleza celebrates the life of his friend and mentor Thandika Mkandawire, remembering his devotion to Pan-Africanism and the diaspora, his deep sense of globalism, his lifelong and unromantic commitment to progressive causes, his generosity in mentoring younger African scholars and his unwavering faith in Africa’s historic and humanistic agency and possibilities. Thandika…

Thandika Mkandawire: A Personal Tribute to an Icon of Social Science by African Peacebuilding Network

June 4, 2016, The following is a tribute to Professor Thandika Mkandawire, a member of the Social Science Research Council’s (SSRC) Board of Directors, written by Professor Said Adejumobi.1 This piece was presented during the colloquium on “Thinking African, Epistemological Issues: Celebrating the Life and Work of Thandika Mkandawire,” organized by the Council for the Development of Social Science…