10 minutes read February 2, 2015 Campusnotes No. 1–Listening to the Black Messiah This post, is the first in a new series for Africa Is A Country; Campus Notes. The series adapts research papers by undergraduate students and reformats them for readers of….. Read More 0 minutes Less than a minute read March 7, 2012 ‘An extra day to be black’ I know we’re already seven days into March, but visual artist Michael Paul Britto’s request for ‘an extra day to be black’ in mainstream media outlets, still holds. (For those in….. Read More 0 minutes Less than a minute read February 20, 2012 Necessary doses of pan-Africanism: Esperanza Spalding’s “Black Gold” It’s not too late to take your vitamins. And this. Jazz bass player and bandleader Esperanza Spalding, who defeated Bieber nation last year, takes on school curriculum and Black History….. Read More 2 minutes read February 3, 2011 White History Month Writer and journalist Gary Younge in a 2007 column in “The Nation”–that’s still worth repeating–on Black History Month (that’s every February here in the US). … So much of Black….. Read More 0 minutes Less than a minute read February 22, 2010 Black History Month I love the work of David Rees. Read More ©Africa is a Country 2015 Africa is a Country Proudly powered by WordPress Theme: Stream.