Pierre Joris and Habib Tengou edit a book about the multiple beginnings, traditions and genealogies in the literatures of the many languages of the region, and the region's diasporas.
The theater, built during the military regime of Olusegun Obasanjo and finished in time for the Second World Festival of Black Arts and Culture (FESTAC) in 1977, has always given rise to public disagreement.
The Thai-born artist, Pratchaya Phinthong, mines Zambia's colonial history to explore how historical narratives are performed through objects.
The merits of restaging 'Une Saison au Congo,' Aimé Césaire's history of the life and death of Patrice Lumumba, in London, starring Chiwetel Ejiofor.
An interview with the American-Nigerian-Jamaican artist Temitayo Ogunbiyi.
An interview with Ivorian artist Aboudia. Jean-Michel Basquiat is often cited as an influence in his work, but local experience is a bigger muse.
An interview with Soraya Morayef, who is documenting the graffiti scene in Cairo, Beirut, Libya and Palestine.
What did the Italian photographer, Gabriele Galimberti think he was going to achieve with his photo-series of children with their toys from around the world posing for him?
A couple of weeks ago Hamid Dabashi’s article “Can Non-Europeans Think?” was making the usual hype motions on
In Africa “biennials are a difficult idea, conceptually as well as financially, to implement and sustain,”
Last week, as he made a bid to become Egypt’s latest dictator, plunging the country into
Rachid Khimoune grew up in a small mining town in Northern France where his Algerian parents