The twilight of cutting examines these and other questions from the vantage point of ghanaian feminist and reproductive health ngos that have organized campaigns against cutting for over thirty years the book looks at these ngos not as solutions but as sites of problematization. The twilight of cutting african activism and life after ngos saida hodzic on amazoncom free shipping on qualifying offers the last three decades have witnessed a proliferation of nongovernmental organizations engaging in new campaigns to end the practice of female genital cutting across africa these campaigns have in turn spurred new institutions. Saida hodis book the twilight of cutting african activism and life after ngos is an anthropological intervention that explores the exportation of cultural imperialism to africa with a specific focus on ghana through non governmental organizations ngos when europe. Departing from common treatment of female genital cutting as an african problem to be debated within western moral and critical publics this book examines how ghanaians problematize and materialize cutting as an african concern in which western reason and governmentality have been implicated since colonialism it examines the genealogies of activist and governmental efforts to end cutting . Review of the twilight of cutting african activism and life after ngos by saida hodi oakland university of california press 2016 miriam kyomugasho center for constitutional governance uganda saida hodis book the twilight of cutting african activism and life after ngos is an anthropological intervention that explores the exportation of cultural imperialism to africa with
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