Ideas, Meaning, Work
To make laziness work for you, put some effort into it
There’s a contradiction here. We are predisposed to laziness and dream of being idle; at...
Ideas, Creativity, Stories
Finding solitude gives us new perspective, security in our own company and self, and helps...
Ideas, Literature, Stories
How translation obscured the music and wordplay of the Bible
What you repeatedly have to do in this kind of labour is to sacrifice one...
How the body and mind talk to one another to understand the world
The brain represents, integrates and prioritises interoceptive information from the internal body.
At the end of the day, think outside the box about clichés
Perhaps we can begin to think differently about the cliché if we consider a newer...
Ideas, Heritage, History
African art in Western museums: it’s patrimony not heritage
The objects taken from West Africa during the colonial period indexed many things, most of...
Yin and Yang
"Earth falls from beneath their feet"
By Nancy Umutoni
"Sunshine is still sweet when you miss it on a winter's day"
By Ines Makuza & Luther Osier
"See the line where the sky meets the sea?"
By Ines Makuza
"Take it or leave it I won't change a thing about myself to appease you."
By Daniella Kamugisha
Enjoy a selection of poems curated by our editorial team.
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