Jana Gerold is a medical anthropologist working on the young and old, urban farming and digital communication. Currently based at the Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute in Basel.
Michelle Engeler is a social anthropologist working on political transformations, migration and academic life worlds in West Africa. Currently based at the IGK Work and Human Life Cycle in Global History at the Humboldt Universität zu Berlin.
In the web series ‘An African City’, five highly qualified and fashion obsessed young women decide to return to the continent where their ancestors were born – to Africa. Is this the new African elite?