Nisrin Elamin

Nisrin Elamin

Nisrin Elamin is a Sudanese PhD student in Anthropology at Stanford University. Her doctoral research focuses broadly on the phenomenon of "foreign land grabs" in post-secession Sudan. It seeks to understand how the differential impact of state-driven land dispossession is being negotiated and contested in several communities in the Gezira region.

Sudan

The many mothers of Sudan's revolution

Sudanese women who fought against Khartoum's militarism for decades laid the foundations for Sudan's ongoing revolution.

The many mothers of Sudan's revolution

United States

Why is Sudan off the 'Muslim ban' but Chad is on it?

The Trump administration is using travel bans to extract favours from foreign governments.

Why is Sudan off the 'Muslim ban' but Chad is on it?