Mirror must read books Feb 27, 2021

How can we visualize cultural differences and alternative reference frameworks? Artist Sanny Winters and Sinologist Jeanne Boden decided to do it with aesthetics, philosophy and poetry. They created the book Mirror, a book about East and West, but most of all about how we look at...

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Al Jazeera's selection: Best 2020 books by African writers must read books Dec 25, 2020

Al Jazeera 2020 selection of top books by African writers 

Wole Soyinka: Chronicles of the Happiest People on Earth

Jennifer Nansubuga Makumbi: The First Woman/A Girl Is A Body of Water

Nanjala Nyabola: Travelling While Black: Essays Inspired by a Life on the Move

Akwaeke Emezi: The Death of...

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MIRROR must read books Nov 13, 2020

Now in print!
MIRROR, a book by Jeanne Boden & Sanny Winters.
East? West? Diversity? "Only by recognizing difference can we see ourselves."

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The Lies that Bind. Rethinking Identity must read books Oct 01, 2020

Anthony Kwame Appiah is an author everyone should read, not just one of his books, but all of them. They are beautifully written, sharp, poetic, charming, bright, personal, eye-opening and eloquent. He continues to amaze how sharp the human brain can be.

The Lies That Bind. Rethinking Identity...

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Can Non-Europeans Think? must read books Sep 30, 2020

My confrontation and deep immersion into Asian literature, philosophy, and art often made me wonder why so little of all that was known to the general public in the West. The history of literature I was taught at university in Europe only contained only Western literature. Art history contained...

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Cultural Quantum. A Practical Method for Efficient Cross-Cultural Cooperation must read books Sep 04, 2020

In this book I describe and apply the Cultural Quantum® Five Step Method to a variety of cases. It took me a long time to develop and fine-tune the method. My deep immersion into Asia pushed me in learning to look at the world around me beyond my the European frame of reference I was brought...

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