Theme Panel: Democracy and Its Discontents in Africa

Democracy and Its Discontents in Africa

What is the state of democracy in Africa? What are the challenges it faces? This roundtable explores how African democracies are faring, and the kind of democratic discontents they face.

Staffan I. Lindberg, University of Gothenburg (Chair)
Anna Luehrmann, University of Gothenburg (Presenter)
Nick Cheesman, Australian National University (Presenter)
Rachel Beatty Riedl, Northwestern University (Presenter)
Rachel Sigman, Naval Postgraduate School (Presenter)
M. Anne Pitcher, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor (Presenter)
Nicolas van de Walle, Cornell University (Presenter)