Desiree Lewis

Desiree Lewis is a professor at the University of the Western Cape whose work straddles feminism, postcolonial studies, literary and visual culture, and critical food studies. She is the lead PI of an intra-university humanities programme on critical food studies (, and her work on universities’ transformation includes “Another University is Possible” ( university-is-possible-thoughts-on-student-protests-and-universities-in-postcolonial-africa/) and “Academic Feminism and #The FMF Movement”