African diaspora

 
El Anatsui comes back to Africa
El Anatsui comes back to Africa
Over the years I have often found myself embroiled in passionate debates both at home and abroad about what constitutes contemporary art.
Spike Lee revives Nola Darling in a TV joint that hits and misses
Spike Lee revives Nola Darling in a TV joint that hits and misses
There’s a scene in the first episode of She’s Gotta Have It — the 10-episode remake of the original Spike Lee film — in...
The hotline trying to stop men murdering their wives
The hotline trying to stop men murdering their wives
It was an ordinary afternoon when Anthonia Iheme left her work at a nursing home in Hennepin County, Minnesota, and got into her car. But as she...
History as a woman’s work
History as a woman’s work
"I am a woman who uses her voice. That I have laryngitis right now is hilarious to me," says artist Carrie Mae Weems. By “voice,” Weems is...
​‘Africans in America’ reveals diasporic disconnections
​‘Africans in America’ reveals diasporic disconnections
In an online talk, Africans in America co-curator Hank Willis Thomas describes a friend’s experience atop a camel in southern Egypt. A...
Abena Koomson: life is polyrhythmic
Abena Koomson: life is polyrhythmic
In the off Broadway musical Fela!, an interpretation of the life and music of Afrobeat originator Fela Anikulapo Kuti, Ghanaian American...
[Podcast]Far from home: Understanding the African diaspora
[Podcast]Far from home: Understanding the African diaspora
Jocelyne Muhutu Remy documents the transient lives of Africans. Understanding our diversity and the diaspora is now more important than ever.
Businesses find hope in returning African diaspora
Businesses find hope in returning African diaspora
Companies in Sub-Saharan Africa expect to recruit more from the returning African diaspora instead of expatriates as demand for skills rise along...

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