Familiar but unfriendly: A rant.

We often expect that when we see a fellow African person in any country other than our own, they are going to be friendly. We often expect the African values of ubuntu (oneness, unity, brotherly love) to be present even when we are not at home. It is such a disappointment when you meet an … Continue reading Familiar but unfriendly: A rant.

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Talking about families…

I have been studying families since I started my Ph.D. in 2016. In fact, I am now fondly known as the "family" girl because I am always either speaking about the topic of family, holding a family theories book or something closely related to that. The study of families has become my life in a … Continue reading Talking about families…