writings

Peer-Reviewed Research Scholarship

(Under peer review) Victoria Okoye (2020) “Coloniality and the fabrication of urban modernity in Kumasi, Ghana.” Journal of African Cultural Studies

(Under peer review) Victoria Okoye (2020) “Building Black Outer Spaces of Relation and Care on Twitter.” Transactions of the Institute British Geographers (Special Intervention Issue).

Book Chapters

Okoye, Victoria (2021) “Everyday spatial practices and production of urban commons in Accra, Ghana.” DIY in African Cities. London: Zed Books.

Other Research Scholarship

Victoria Okoye (2020) Street Vendor Exclusion in “Modern” Market Planning: A Case Study from Kumasi, Ghana. WIEGO Resource Document No. 15. WIEGO.

Public Scholarship

Victoria Okoye (2020) “Modernity Means Forgetting: The Mbari Igbo Tradition.” Common Native.

Victoria Okoye (2019) “Becoming Local: (Hi)Stories of ‘Nigerians’ in Accra.” The Metropole: The Official Blog of the Urban History Association

Victoria Okoye (2018) “(Post)Colonial architectures: The Balme Library, University of Ghana.” AfricaArchi Blog.

Victoria Okoye (2016) “Conversations 001: Agbogbloshie.” African Urbanism podcast episode.

Victoria Okoye (2015) “The sounds of street hustle: Accra’s Kwame Nkrumah Avenue.” MIT CoLab Radio.

Victoria Okoye (2015) “How a new kind of ‘modern’ urban development can include street vendors.” Women in Informal Economy: Globalizing and Organizing (WIEGO) Blog.

Victoria Okoye (2012) “Whose city is it, anyway?” UrbanAfrica.net. African Centre for Cities, University of Cape Town.

Victoria Okoye (2010 – present) African Urbanism (Blog).