Dr Freedom Mazwi

Freedom Mazwi is a Projects manager and Researcher with the Sam Moyo African Institute for Agrarian Studies (SMAIAS) based in Harare. His research over the past decade has largely focussed on agrarian transitions in Africa, with specific reference to the penetration of capital in the countryside and its implications for the peasantry. He holds a Ph.D in Development Studies obtained from the University of KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa and was awarded postdoctoral fellowship at Rhodes University. Freedom Mazwi was recently awarded a visiting scholar fellowship at the Stellenbosch Institute for Advancement Studies (STIAS).He is an Editorial Assistant at the Agrarian South: Journal of Political Economy.