Professor Ali Mazrui
|Died||13 October 2014 (aged 81)|
|Alma mater||Manchester University (BA) |
Columbia University (MA)
Oxford University (PhD)
|Occupation||Academic and Political Author|
|Years active||1966 — 2014|
|Television||The Africans: A Triple Heritage|
|Spouse(s)||Molly Vickerman |
|Awards||Order of the Burning Spear (CBS) |
Top 100 Public Intellectuals (2005)
Ali Al'amin Mazrui (24 February 1933 – 13 October 2014) was a Kenyan academic professor and political writer. He wrote about African and Islamic studies and North-South relations. He was born in Mombasa, Kenya. He was an Albert Schweitzer Professor in the Humanities and the Director of the Institute of Global Cultural Studies at Binghamton University in Binghamton, New York.
References[change | change source]
- Daily, Nation (13 October 2014). "Professor Ali Mazrui Dies In US". Daily Monitor (Kampala). Retrieved 13 October 2014.
- ., Ian (13 October 2014). "Who Was Professor Ali Mazrui?". The Independent (Uganda). Retrieved 14 October 2014.
- Ndonga, Simon (13 October 2014). "Mazrui To Be Buried Saturday In Mombasa". Capital FM (Nairobi). Retrieved 13 October 2014.
Other websites[change | change source]
- Radio interview and transcript of Ali Mazrui by Amy Goodman 2009
- Ali Mazrui at IMDB
- From Slave Ship to Space Ship: African between Marginalization and Globalization by Ali A. Mazrui
- Islamic and Western Values, 75th Anniversary Foreign Affairs September/October 1997 by Ali A. Mazrui
- Pretender to Universalism: Western Culture in the Globalising Age by Ali A. Mazrui, BBC, London
- A marriage of two civilizations Conversation with Nazif Shahrani
- Universalism, Global Apartheid, and Justice Conversation with Fouad Kalouche