Professor Kwesi Kwaa Prah

Professor Kwesi Kwaa Prah

Founder & Director (1997 - )

Professor of Sociology - Department of Sociology (1992 - 1998)

Professorial Research Fellow (1990 - 1991)

Principal Research Scientist - Social Science Interface Research Unit (1988 - 1990)

Research Professor - Institute of Southern African Studies (1985 - 1988)

Professor - Department of Sociology and Anthropology, University of Juba (1981 - 1983)

Associate Professor - Department of Sociology and Anthropology (1978 - 1980)


Selected Works


Writing African [Academic Literature, CASAS, 2003]

Transformations in Africa [Academic Literature, OSSREA, 2000] 

Co-edited with Abdel Ghaffar Mohammed Ahmed

Beyond The Color Line: Pan-Africanist Disputations [Academic Literature, Africa World Press, 1997]

African Languages for the Mass Education of Africans [Academic Literature, DSE, 1995]

Mother Tongue for Scientific and Technological Development in Africa [Academic Literature, DSE, 1993]

Capitein: A Critical Study of an 18th Century African [Academic Literature, 1989]

The Bantustan Brain Gain [Academic Paper, ISAS, 1989]

Professor Kwesi Kwaa Prah is an eminent African sociologist and anthropologist. He is currently the Director of the Centre for Advanced Studies of African Society (CASAS) in Cape Town, South Africa. He has worked in a number of universities in Africa, Europe and Asia researching and teaching Sociology and Anthropology.[1]

He is the author of many books, including 'Beyond the Colour Line' (1997).[2] He makes an appearance in the 2010 documentary film Motherland (film) by Owen 'Alik Shahadah.

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