Publications

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In the long run, “State Props”, Published on December 13th, 2017.

ACADEMIC JOURNALS

2020. “L’ennuyeux formalisme d’Etat. Distanciation-Discipline et Gouvernance Urbaine en République démocratique du Congo », Politique Africaine, 158 (2): 223-254

2020. “Book Essay. Dimensions of African Statehood”, Forum for Development Studies, 47 (2): 383-392

2019. ‘”Shouldn’t you be teaching me?” State Mimicry in the Congo.’ International Political Sociology, 13 (2): 161–180

2017. ‘Reintegrating Former Fighters in the Congo. Ambitious Objectives, Limited Results‘, International Peacekeeping, 24 (2): 254-279.


PhD DISSERTATION

Perazzone, Congo: A State Ecosystem, The Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies, Geneva, September 2018.


BOOK CHAPTERS

2019. ‘Neighborhood Chiefs in Urban DRC: “The state is me, the state is you, the state is all of us.”’ In Tom De Herdt & Kristof Titeca (eds), Negotiating Public Services in the Congo.State, Society and GovernanceLondon: Zed Books.

OTHER PUBLICATIONS

2020. ‘Les Femmes de Pakadjuma | De Calais à Kinshasa, récit de la naissance d’un livre‘, Book essay, Suluhu, August 18.

2020. ‘Rethinking “fieldwork”: Ethics and  identity in globally unequal structures of research’, co-hosted and co-authoroed with A. Laudati and C. Mertens, Blog series, Africa at LSE, January 31-February 3.

2020. Circulation et aliénation du « droit à la ville ». Le monde invisible des résistances quotidiennes, Eds. Alexandre Negrus et Romain Bertolino, La Revue Diplomatique, Ambassadeurs de la Jeunesse, January 27th. 

2019. ‘An “Ordinary Critique” of Global Politics‘, Blog entry. Eds. Velibor Jakovleski and Annabelle Littoz-Monnet, The Global, the Global Governance Center Blog, March 1st.

2019. ‘Der kongolesische Staat im Alltag‘, trans. Dr. Susy Greuter, Afrika Bulletin, No.173, ed. Afrika Komitee, Basel und Zentrum für Afrikastudien, Universität Basel.

2018. ‘The Workings of ‘Soft’ Governance in Crisis: Ambiguities of the State in DR Congo.’ Blog entry. Eds. Velibor Jakovleski and Annabelle Littoz-Monnet, The Global, the Global Governance Center Blog, IHEID, March 8th.

2017-18. In the Long Run editors have been publishing some of my fieldwork photographies for their ‘Image of the Week’ series in 2017-2018:

2017. ‘The Good, the Bad and the Ugly’, in The Challenges Undisclosed. Reflecting on the invisible experiences of doctoral fieldworkField Diary Issue Series 2, guest eds. Liz Storer & Anna Shoemaker, Resilience in East African Landscape (REAL).

2017. Contributor. ‘Advice for Colombia from countries that have sought peace – and sometimes found it‘, The Conversation, February, 17.

2015. ‘The ‘Gomenyi’ borderland: It’s not always all about war‘, Amani Itakuya Essay Series II, Ed. Christoph Vogel, August 17.


WORKING PAPERS

Ceci n’est pas un Etat’: Autophotographic Elicitation and World Politics, w/ Jonathan Austin.