Embracing one’s culture means to acknowledge and

Happy Independence Day, Eritrea! On this day, the

Growing up, I had an aunt, a

Habesha Ethiopian Wedding Shoes © Ron Espina

In the weeks following the tragic events

On the streets of Pretoria and Johannesburg,

YInka Shonibare - Un Ballo in Maschera film still

“Senses of Time: Video and Film-Based Works

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It can be easy to acknowledge people

Within the past decade there has been

All over the world mothers are celebrated

Damilare Sonoiki, a writer on the hit

In a recently released track titled, Boosit,

Embracing oneself, flaws and flabs, in an

Augusta Uwamanzu-Nna

When news broke that Augusta Uwamanzu-Nna gained acceptance into

From Casablanca to Capetown, from Kinshasa to

Many members of the African Diaspora can

From April 21-24, 2016, BAM (Brooklyn Academy

The Arrangement   Howard French, in his 2014 book

The 23rd New York African Film Festival (NYAFF) opens Sunday, May

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