Publications by Signe Arnfred

In print

"Debating Motherhood: African and Nordic Perspectives" (ed. Signe Arnfred).

"Paid as a Piper and Playing the Tune? Dilemmas of African Feminist Research and Activism" (ed. Signe Arnfred and Akosua Adomako Ampofo).


"African Sexuality/Sexuality in Africa. Tales and Silences", in Signe Arnfred (ed.) Re-thinking Sexualities in Africa. Uppsala: The Nordic Africa Institute 2004, pp. 59-76.

"Re-thinking Sexualities in Africa: Introduction", in Signe Arnfred (ed.) Re-thinking Sexualities in Africa. Uppsala: The Nordic Africa Institute, 2004, pp. 7-29.

"Conceptions of Gender in Colonial and Post-colonial Discourses: The case of Mozambique" in Gender Activism and Studies in Africa. Dakar: Codesria 2004. (Codesria Gender series vol 3.) pp 108–128.

"Gender Research in Africa: Dilemmas and challenges as seen by an outsider", in African Gender Scholarship: Concepts, Methodologies, Paradigms. Dakar: Codesria 2004. (Codesria Gender series vol 1.) pp. 82-100.

"Masculinities Matter! Men, Gender and Development" (Frances Cleaver (ed.) Zed Books/David Phillip Year), Kvinder, Køn og Forskning, no 4, 2004, pp. 78-80.


"Questions of Power: Women's Movements, Feminist Theory and Development Aid2, in: Discussing Women's Empowerment, SIDA Studies no 3, SIDA, Stockholm.

"Mainstreaming – mod strømmen?" in: Kvinner sammen no 1/2001, FOKUS, Oslo.

"Om mainstreaming, magt og kønsforskningens kritiske potentialer", in: Kvinder, Køn og Forskning no 3/2001, Copenhagen.

"Ancestral Spirits, Land and Food: Gendered Power and Land Tenure in Ribáué, Nampula Province", in: R. Waterhouse and C. Vijfhuizen (eds): Strategic Women, Gainful Men. Gender, Land and Natural Resources in different rural contexts in Mozambique. Universidade Eduardo Mondlane, Maputo, Mozambique.
(also published in Portuguese)

"Simone de Beauvoir in Africa: Woman = the Second Sex? Issues of African Feminist Thought", in Anna Johansson (ed.): Svensk genusforskning i världen. Globala perspektiv i svensk genusforskning och svensk genusforskning i ett globalt perspektiv. Nationella Sekretariatet för genusforskning. Göteborgs Universitet. (also published in JENdA, vol. 2 no. 1)

"Family forms and Gender Policy in Mozambique 1975–1985". Travaux et Documents no. 68–69. Centre d'Etude d'Afrique Noire, Bordeaux.

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