1. Kirina and the Promise of a New Dawn

    The Faso Dance Théâtre will perform an excerpt of Kirina at the Nelson Mandela Lecture. Librettist Felwine Sarr explores a mythical West African story that inspired the choreography.


  2. Image: Entrance Bijlmer Park

    09.02.19 | Talking Mandela

    Events / By ZAM Reporter

    Southeast City District Chairperson Tanja Jadnanansing hosts a conversation with Sisonke Msimang.


  3. Obituary | For the Love of Wisdom

    Obituary | For the Love of Wisdom

    Blog / By Ayọ̀ Adénẹ́

    It was the good old days, and I was a small boy smothered by the smorgasbord of sensations symbolic of the age of wonder.


  4. Image: Chimurenga cover artwork by Neville Garrick

    What would a borderless world look like? It sounds like utopia but in his essay, South Africa-based Cameroonian thinker Achille Mbeme makes the realities of borders, restrictions and the right to move denied to most people in the world look far more surreal than the alternative. 


  1. The Nelson Mandela Lecture Programme Booklet

    Check out programme, participating artists, CV of the speaker, sponsors, the installations and the introduction by the ZAM chairperson Annelies Verdoolaege.


  2. Image: Ahmed Hussein Suale

    ‘We shall not be silenced’

    Blog / By ZAM Reporter

    We are shocked by the assassination of our Ghanaian colleague and investigative journalist Ahmed Hussein Suale.