The point of Senegal's new Museum of Black Civilations (Musée des civilisations noires) in Dakar.
By 11am this morning Pharrell Williams’ pop friendly and infectious “Happy” had racked up 138,948,968 views
We tracked down Abdellah Karroum in Paris, and asked him some questions about the Biennale Regard
An overarching master of narration, with bravery and delicacy steers his collected histories towards his own semantic ends, safely.
Not sure what it says about France that Dominique Strauss-Kahn (he is portrayed as a victim of
“A part James Brown, vive Poly-Rythmo!” Or, “James Brown aside, viva Poly-Rythmo. That’s what the youth
[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aX21YIMBbPI&hl=en&fs=1&] Some bad 1970s West African funk courtesy of one of the continent’s craziest bands, Orchestre