1 minute read October 18, 2011 Children of Gorongosa Read More 2 minutes read February 10, 2011 Tit for Tat What happens when journalists attack? To find out, look no further than the pages of this month’s “Columbia Journalism Review.” The story begins with “One Man’s Rwanda,” Tristan McConnell’s feature on….. Read More 4 minutes read October 1, 2010 Truth Will Out While we were on vacation this past summer, something big happened. Many of you no doubt have heard by now of the United Nations Office of the High Commissioner for….. Read More 2 minutes read February 7, 2010 Wax Poetics "Africa Issue" and Other Links * I just got the Wax Poetics Africa Issue in the mail. Though the issue may give the impression that good music stopped being produced in Africa since the 1970s–in….. Read More 0 minutes Less than a minute read October 7, 2009 PHOTOGRAPHY / HOWARD FRENCH French, now associate professor of journalism at Columbia University was for many years West Africa correspondent for The New York Times. He wrote an excellent book “A Continent for the….. Read More 4 minutes read September 7, 2009 Weekend Links So as usual, a bunch of links–new as well as ones–that have piled up in my bookmarks folder. First, some good news: a Sudanese court only fined–but did not flog–Lubna….. Read More ©Africa is a Country 2015 Africa is a Country Proudly powered by WordPress Theme: Stream.