6 minutes read January 16, 2014 The Tenor from Abidjan The Tenor from Abidjan follows Landry Assokoly, a young man from Côte d’Ivoire, as he follows his dream to become a famous opera singer. Landry’s hope is to study at a….. Read More 4 minutes read October 8, 2012 When Animal Collective’s Deakin went to Mali to make an album and to end slavery I’m not in the music business. I am, however, in the bullshit business. So my ears prick up when I hear some guy’s launched a Kickstarter project to go to….. Read More 3 minutes read July 9, 2012 The Reincarnation of Rockland Palace We at AIAC are rarely known for gushing reviews. So when we heard about “The Reincarnation of Rockland Palace” as “a night of dance, style and a re-occupation of queer….. Read More 2 minutes read April 3, 2012 The talented Tajdin sisters Filmmaker Amirah Tajdin and her producer sister Wafa Tajdin are currently working on their first feature, titled “Walls of Leila,” and are running a Kickstarter campaign to help launch their….. Read More 1 minute read January 21, 2012 Africa is a Kickstarter Two music related Kickstarter campaigns deserve your attention. Read More 1 minute read January 12, 2012 Sorie Kondi wants to go to Texas A small team of folks (including myself) are trying to help raise funds to get Sorie Kondi to SXSW in Austin, Texas this upcoming March. If you’re unfamiliar with Sorie,….. Read More ©Africa is a Country 2015 Africa is a Country Proudly powered by WordPress Theme: Stream.