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Curated by Bimbola Akinbola (performance studies, Northwestern University), Queering Belonging is a 4-part video series that considers how community, family, and kin are being redefined and reimagined on the African continent and in the diaspora. The final installment by Tiffany Kagure Mugo (HOLAA!) is now available.
Video 1: Author and scholar Keguro Macharia's video: "And So, Kinship?"

Video 2: Bimbola Akinbola's video

Video 3: Xavier Livermon's video: "Queer Belonging in South Africa"

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