2 minutes read October 24, 2012 What would happen if you made a film about a key figure in Finnish history and cast Kenyan actors? UPDATED: ‘The Marshal of Finland’, a new film about that country’s first post-World War II president and national icon (and controversial war figure), Carl Gustaf Mannerheim, has left Finns divided. At….. Read More 11 minutes read April 30, 2012 The geo-branding war Geo-branding is a serious thing. It is particularly serious when people from other geographic areas decide to brand your geographical area and the people in it, the way they see….. Read More 1 minute read January 30, 2012 The Nordic Connection New music from Finland and Sweden. Read More 0 minutes Less than a minute read July 19, 2011 Music Break / Gracias We plugged Kinshasa-born Gracias not too long ago. This is the video for Mon€y, another track from his new EP. Read More 0 minutes Less than a minute read May 28, 2011 Music Break ‘Feel Me’ is the second track from a soon-to-be released EP by (Kinshasa-born) Finnish rapper Gracias. (‘HKI’ was a first.) I can’t remember last seeing a copy of King Leopold’s….. Read More 1 minute read May 11, 2011 Finland's Africa The (Finnish) ARS 11 exhibition investigates Africa in contemporary art. In addition to artists living in Africa, the show also features others who live outside the continent, artists of African….. Read More ©Africa is a Country 2015 Africa is a Country Proudly powered by WordPress Theme: Stream.