Anaïs Angelo

Anaïs Angelo

Member of the Young Academy since 2022

  • Department of African Studies, University of Vienna




Research Areas:

  • History, Archaeology
  • African studies
  • Contemporary history



Selected Publications:

  • Kenyan Political Autobiographies and the Revival of a Masculine Authority in Gender & Authority across Disciplines, Space and Times, ed. by Adele Bardazzi and Alberica Bazzoni (London: Palgrave MacMillan), 59-83.
  • Why the history of presidential powers in postcolonial Africa matters. History in Africa.
  • Women in Philosophy (African Feminist Philosophy. Commissioned by Oxford University Press for the Oxford Encyclopedia of African Women History for 2021.
  • The Politics of Biography in Africa: Borders, Margins and Alternative Histories of Power. Edited volume. Routledge African Studies Serie, 2021.
  • Power and the Presidency in Kenya: The Jomo Kenyatta Years. Cambridge University Press (2019: Hardback; 2020: Paperback).