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Dak’Art Biennial 2018 kick off May 3rd; focuses on emancipation

May 2, 2018 0 min to read

Dak’Art Biennial 2018 kick off May 3rd; focuses on emancipation

Category : African arts, Culture

Dak’Art Biennial 2018 will hold from May 3rd to June 2nd 2018. The 13th edition of this massive showcase of contemporary African art will be directed by Simon Njami with the general theme ‘I am the Red Hour, the undone hour, red.’ The red hour is an expression borrowed from Aime Cesaire in his play, ‘and the dogs went silent...

African Drums Festival 2018; Drumming for Advancement

May 2, 2018 0 min to read

African Drums Festival 2018; Drumming for Advancement

Category : African arts, Culture

20 states 14 countries and about 70 private troupes gathered to ‘drum for advancement’ at the 3rd edition of the African Drums Festival which held on the 19th to 21st of April 2018. Troupes from Haiti, Cuba, Trinidad and Tobago, Republic of Benin, Senegal, Ghana and a host of other African countries joined their Nigerian counter...

Andrey Skhosana: ‘The breasted lady’

April 25, 2018 0 min to read

Andrey Skhosana: ‘The breasted lady’

Category : Culture

The internet was raged with wide excitement amidst criticism over the bold semi-nude pictures of ‘the breasted lady’. 17 year old Andrey Skhosana, who splashed her twitter page with revealing pictures in honour of her Ndebele culture has raised questions on social media and beyond on how modern we should be when we want to be cul...

Did the Black Panther Movie truly depict Africa?

April 24, 2018 1 min to read

Did the Black Panther Movie truly depict Africa?

Category : African arts, Culture

Quite a lot of mixed feelings have followed the premier of the Black Panther movie, triggering several reactions across Africans and African Americans. Though the film is believed to be a huge success, as people were thrilled that at last Africa and Africans were portrayed in good light in the media perhaps for the second time after ...

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