Recent Publications

SA Smythe. “Enfants métis et relations sexuelles interraciales en Afrique orientale italienne.” Sexe et colonies, edited by Rachel Jean-Baptiste et al. Paris and Berkeley: ACHAC. (forthcoming 2018)

gens QTBPOC collective: Paola Bacchetta, Fatima El-Tayeb, Jin Haritaworn, Jillian Hernandez, SA Smythe, Vanessa Thompson, and Tiffany Willoughby-Herard. “Queer of Color Space- Making in and beyond the Academic Industrial Complex.” Critical Ethnic Studies Journal Special Issue: The University and What Can Be Done, vol. 4, no. 1, Spring 2018.

SA Smythe.“Postcolonialism and the Cultural Industry: Complicity and Resistance.” Review of The Postcolonial Cultural Industry by Sandra Ponzanesi. Postcolonial Studies, 2016.

Achille Mbembe and SA Smythe, eds. Johannesburg Salon, Vol. 8: Archives of the Non-Racial. Johannesburg: The Johannesburg Workshop in Theory and Criticism, vol. 8, 2015.

In Progress

“Where Blackness Meets the Sea: Dispossession and the Black Mediterranean.” [accepted for an anthology on the Black Mediterranean, edited by Kehinde Andrews and Camilla Hawthorne].

“‘Chi fermerebbe mai un corteo di matrimonio?’: Gendering Racialized Borderscapes in Gabriele Del Grande’s Io sto con la sposa (2014).”