5 African Artists We Would Nominate for an Ubuntu Award
The Ubuntu Award shortlist goes up July 18th. Make sure and go vote for the person who best exemplifies the values of ubuntu.
Why it is Crucial to Locate the ‘African’ in African Studies
African Studies remains a colonised space rife with misrepresentation, homogenisation and essentialising about Africa.
Meryl Streep Ain’t African—But She’s Joining Michelle Obama on a Girls’ Trip to Africa
Remember Streep’s infamous words, “you know, we’re all Africans, really?”
Danai Gurira Takes Tony-Nominated Play ‘Eclipsed’ To San Francisco
Playwright Danai Gurira made a surprise announcement Sunday that Tony-nominated ‘Eclipsed’ is heading to the Bay Area.
Is Liberia’s Latest Attempt to Fight Corruption a Charade?
Some of the biggest politicians in Liberia have been charged with corruption by a presidential task force. But is it all for show?
Danai Gurira Wears African Labels & Talks Effects of Colonization in Harper’s Bazaar
‘The Walking Dead’ actress and ‘Eclipsed’ playwright Danai Gurira is absolutely radiant in the latest issue of Harper’s Bazaar.
In Liberia, A Damning Report Spurs Corruption Crackdown
A report detailing high level bribes in Liberian government might have finally forced President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf to do something about corruption in her ranks.
‘Eclipsed’ Continues Making History With 6 Tony Award Nominations
Keeping Ancient Rock Art Alive Across Africa
Liberian MC & Producer Shadow On Making Music After The Ebola Outbreak
Studio Africa: Nigerian Photographer Andrew Esiebo On The Fantasy-Spaces Of West African Barbershops
Danai Gurira Namechecks Fela, Talks Making Broadway History With ‘Eclipsed’ On ‘The Late Show With Stephen Colbert’