Mosa Phadi


Mosa Phadi is currently completing her PhD at the University of Johannesburg. She has worked as a researcher for over six years and published several peer-reviewed articles and a book. These include Class in Soweto, and articles in African Sociological Review and South African Review of Sociology. Additionally, she has produced a research documentary film focusing on the middle class in Soweto. She also worked at the Council on Higher Education as a manager.


Kotzen, Bronwyn & Phadi, Mosa., ‘Extractive Urbanism: Mining Imaginaries of the New South African City ‘, PARI working paper, Forthcoming

Phadi, Mosa. and Pakade. N. ‘Native informant speaks back to the offer of friendship in white academia’ (Witspress: Johannesburg), Forthcoming

Phadi, Mosa. Pearson, Joel. & Lessafre, Thomas. ‘Rethinking Patronage’, PARI working paper, Forthcoming