Race, Power & Storytelling: An Interview with Shenaz Patel

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South African Poet and Writer Antjie Krog

Conversations with African Poets and Writers Poet Antjie Krog South African poet & writer Antjie Krog discussed and read from her work. Antjie Krog has won major...

A Brief Biographical Portrait of Manu Dibango

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Ghanaian Writer Kwame Dawes

Conversations with African Poets and Writers Ghanaian writer Kwame Dawes read samples of his work and participated in a moderated discussion. Kwame Dawes, born in Ghana,...

Chinua Achebe: 50th Anniversary of “Things Fall Apart”

Chinua Achebe: 50th Anniversary of "Things Fall Apart" Conversations with African Poets and Writers, Chinua Achebe's "Things Fall Apart" Through his fiction and non-fiction works, Nigerian author...

Ali Mazrui | “Summary of The Africans: A Triple Heritage”

Dr. Ali Mazrui: "Summary of The Africans: A Triple Heritage" Produced in 1986, there are nine, sixty-minute programs in this documentary series. The title, The...

Africa Empowered – Akinwunmi Adesina

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Hugh Masekela Musician, composer, campaigner

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Sudanese Writer & Poet Bushra al-Fadil

Sudanese Writer & Poet Bushra al-Fadil Sudanese poet and writer and winner of the 2017 Caine Prize, Bushra Al-Fadil, is featured in a presentation in...

Nigerian writer A. Igoni Barrett reads from his work

Nigerian writer A. Igoni Barrett reads from his work and discusses the state of contemporary African literature. Adrian Igonibo Barrett (born 26 March 1979) is...