Adhiambo Edith Magak

Adhiambo Edith Magak writes about African history, politics and minority stories. Her writing has appeared in Meeting of Minds UK, Africa in Dialogue, Brittle Paper, Critical Read, Lazy Women, and other publications. She lives in Nairobi, Kenya.

Stories By Adhiambo Edith Magak

The One-Eyed African Queen Who Defeated the Roman Empire

Cocky male monarchs underestimated Queen Amanirenas for her gender, her race, and her disability. Each time, they did so at their own peril.