‘Europatriarchal Knowledge’ from the ‘Sensuous Knowledge’

My current read is Sensuous Knowledge: A Black Feminist Approach by the renowned writer and feminist theorist, Minna Salami. In the book, particularly in the first chapter, Of Knowledge, she introduces the phrase “Europatriarchal Knowledge” as the rigid, rule-bound and robotic way that dominates how we view knowledge–“It is a hierarchy-fixated construct that was initiated […]

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African Feminism vs Western Feminism

Internationally, feminism aims to liberate women from all types of oppression and provide solidarity among women of all countries. It’s a doctrine which advocates for the expansion of rights, of the role of women in society, which fights to establish social justice and get rid of gender inequality. As Chimamanda puts it, a feminist is […]

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