AFRICA IS A COUNTRY

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Monday, December 24th, 2012

Consuming Africa (at Christmas Time)

In 2004, the British press reported that the album cover Damien Hirst had designed for Band Aid 20’s re-recording of the 1984 single “Do They Know It’s Christmas?” had been rejected by the organizers, for fear it would frighten small children. “The record, that’s the important part,” explained Midge Ure. “The cover doesn’t really matter.

Wednesday, December 1st, 2010

T.I.A. (Give a Goat)

This is the second post in what might become a regular series of posts of snapshots– we’ll call it T.I.A. This is Africa*–that we’ll take ourselves with our phones, digital cameras, screen shots, etc, in our everyday...