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Doing Business In Africa Is Not Charity

Ayuk: “Doing Business In Africa Is Not Charity!” African Businessman Wants to Spread Opportunities Throughout The Diaspora NJ Ayuk, CEO of The Centurion Law Group, named...

Untraining The Ear: Listening Session

UNTRAINING THE EAR: LISTENING SESSIONS LISTENING SESSIONS 13.10.2017– WITH Tara Transitory aka One Man Nation, Audrey Chen, Lucretia Dalt, Regina De Miguel, Dayang Yraola, Marie-Luise Calvero, Carlos Gutiérrez,...

Francis Bebey

Francis Bebey, (born July 15, 1929, Douala, Cameroon—died May 28, 2001, Paris, France), Cameroonian-born writer, guitarist, and composer, one of the best-known singer-songwriters of Africa....

Museum of Black Civilisations aims to ‘decolonise knowledge’

Dakar, Senegal - In April 1966, Senegal's first president and a poet, Leopold Sedar Senghor ascended the steps of the National Assembly in Dakar to declare his country the temporary capital of Black Civilisation at the launch of the World Festival of Black Arts.

Identity and Cosmopolitanism with Kwame Anthony Appiah – Conversations with History

Identity and Cosmopolitanism with Kwame Anthony Appiah - Conversations with History Conversations host Harry Kreisler welcomes Kwame Anthony Appiah, Professor of Philosophy and Law, New...

Brief Biographical Portrait of Fela

Fela Kuti, byname of Olufela Olusegun Oludotun Ransome-Kuti, also called Fela Anikulapo-Kuti, (born October 15, 1938, Abeokuta, Nigeria—died August 2, 1997, Lagos), Nigerian musician...

Francis Fukuyama discusses his book, “Identity”

Francis Fukuyama discusses his book, "Identity" Francis Fukuyama discusses his book, "Identity", at Politics and Prose on 9/19/18. Fukuyama’s 2014 Political Order and Political Decay...

Chinelo Okparanta read selections from her work

Conversations with African Poets and Writers, Chinelo Okparanta Chinelo Okparanta read selections from her work and participated in a...

Ethiopian novelist Maaza Mengiste reads from her work

Ethiopian novelist Maaza Mengiste reads from her work and discuss the state of contemporary African literature. Maaza Mengiste is the author of Beneath the Lion’s...