Home is Elsewhere
“No, they were not human. Well, you know, that was the worst of it- this suspicion of their not being inhuman.” — Achille Mbembe (2001).
“When it breaks my heart, I know it is my country & I cannot unlove it — when it kills me, I won’t know.” — Henneh Kyereh Kwaku (2020)
Home is the intersection of two lines- the vertical and the horizontal; meaning bound up with spaces and landscapes to create the joint line — the place, particular locations given meaning by people, either through lived experiences and realities or through conceptual representations. The terms of…