Text Journalism


Auerbach, J. (2021) Rich Countries Can't Feign Shock if the Next Variant Goes Undetected African Arguments

Auerbach, J. (2021) Decoloniality and the New Ethics of Climate and Nature IEED

Auerbach, J. (2021) Focus on Kindness, Positive Citizenship, Critical in Higher Education University World News

Auerbach, J. (2021) We Recorded Acts of Kindness as Covid-19 Unfolded in South Africa: What we Learned The Conversation

Jahajeeah, A and J. Auerbach (2021) Adapting Campus Spaces for New Ways of Learning University World News

Auerbach, J. (2021) South African Unrest: We are not a Failed State, but a Failed Global System African Arguments

Auerbach, J., Trisos, C. and M. Katti (2021) Five Shifts to Decolonize Science or Any Field of Knowledge The Conversation

Auerbach, J. (2021) Mauritius: from Model Democracy to Surveillance State? Mail and Guardian, The Continent

Auerbach, J. (2021) Decolonial Science: Towards More Equitable Knowledge Practices University World News

Auerbach, J. (2021) French, Portuguese, Should Be Encouraged for Postgraduates University World News

Auerbach, J. (2020) The Academic Game Africa is a Country

Venter, C. and J. Auerbach (2020) An Unconventional Look at Life in Lobito: Beyond Angolan Stereotypes The Conversation

Jahajeeah, D. and J. Auerbach (2020) Mauritius Weeps as the Island is Surrounded by Oil Mail and Guardian

Auerbach, J. and J. Jansen. (2020). Responses to COVID-19 require inputs from every angle of people’s lives. The Conversation

Auerbach, J. (2020) Weg von den Elendsgeschichten Afrika Süd (2)

Auerbach, J. and N. Hall (2020) A New Approach to Social Sciences and Humanities in a time of Crisis University World News

Blin, M. and J. Auerbach (2020) How Mauritius' Unique Political System Helped it Beat Covid-19 African Arguments

Auerbach, J. (2020) Micro-kindnesses are Laying the Foundation for a Transformed South Africa Daily Maverick

Auerbach, J. (2020) Capacities for Compassion University of Toronto Press Public Forum

Auerbach, J. (2020) Writing about ‘that kind of country’ in a time of Corona Virus. African Arguments

Auerbach, J. (2020) Writing Ethnography for Digital Natives Twitter Essay

Auerbach, J. (2019) Mauritius’ micro-politics: Everybody needs good neighbours, African Arguments

Auerbach, J. (2019) Mauritius needs stewardship, not leadership, to keep global respect, The Conversation

Auerbach, J. (2019) How to Decolonise Your Classroom to Make it More Inclusive, WikiHow

Auerbach, J. (2017) What a New University in Africa is doing to Decolonize Social Sciences, The Conversation



Print Media (reporting on)


2022         University of Cape Town News

2021         Folha de Sao Paulo, Vaccine Nationalism

2021         El Espectador, Colombia, Decolonial Science

2021         Beeld, Archive of Kindness




2021          Book Launch of Da Agua Ao Vinho (Portuguese), Brazilian Anthropological Association

2020          Book Launch: From Water to Wine, North West University

2020          Long Decolonisation: Challenges for the Curriculum in a 21st Century University, Ahmedabad University

2019          Remembrance and Decolonisation, Oxford University




2021         Radio 702 with John Perlman

2021         Radio Islam with Sulaimaan Ravaat

2021         RSG 'mens in konteks' series with Amore Bekker

2020         SAFM with Michelle Constant and Ntosh Ntlokana

2020         Cape Talk with Pippa Hudson




2021        SABC News

2021        eNCA