My Africa Is: Edition Dakar – Malika Surf Camp

October 21, 2014

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Here is the third and final installment of My Africa is: Edition Dakar. In this episode My Africa Is spends time with Malika Surf Camp one of three surf schools in Senegal. They had the chance to explore surf culture…

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YEVU up close in London

October 20, 2014


Over the years I have read about and met non-Africans who started African labels or labels based elsewhere with production in Africa. When I meet them, I always ask why Africa why the specific country. Majority of the back stories…

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BFI screening: Dear White People

October 14, 2014


On Friday night as part of the BFI London Film Festival, I had the pleasure of watching one of the three screenings of Dear White People with Gabrielle Smith of TheNuBlack. I am going to try really hard to articulate this,…

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My Africa Is: Edition Dakar – Sunu Street Project

October 9, 2014

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My Africa Is caught up with the Sunu Street Project, a dance company, that seeks to validate urban dance in Senegal, and empower young dancers to pursue their craft professionally.

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