Who gets to host future editions of the men's soccer World Cup is not just big business, but also a bargaining chip in international relations.
What if “fake” as a mode of operating on social media held the key to unlocking democratic debate, as the practice would suggest in Africa?
Guinea's electricity crisis is a metaphor for the country's postcolonial maladies
Bob Geldof doesn't need to do a #BandAid30 for Ebola. African musicians made a song already.
Why is the conversation in New York about what the government will do about an epidemic, while for West Africa many look instinctively to NGOs?
Cultural Anthropology published a series of articles last week called “Ebola in Perspective,” curated by two experts on
There is a certain deja vu about how Alpha Conde stays in power: every time there's an election he exploits ethnic divisions.
From the director and singer-actors of the 2005 film U-Carmen eKhayelitsha comes a new “opera” film.
Yesterday Nafissatou Diallo “agreed to settle” the civil lawsuit against prominent French politician Dominique Strauss-Kahn—she had
Guinean-Swiss photographer Namsa Leuba deftly "merges" aesthetic traditions.
Since we’re back to our Independence Day meme, yesterday was Guinea-Conakry’s day. (Yes, Sean’s fault again.)
I had said I wasn’t going to write no more pieces like this, no more pieces
“MotoTaxi” by Guinean dancehall artist Singleton. Tiken Jah Fakoly makes a guest appearance.
Rape, power, and impunity: The intersection of those three things in Guinea has a history that is very recent and very dark.
I like this video for Sayon Bamba’s song ‘L’excisée’ (from her album Dougna). Born in Guinea
1. Anyone who has done any kind of archival research will know immediately the use of
I was a bit surprised today to read that Guinea’s military leader, Captain Moussa Dadis Camara,
[vodpod id=Groupvideo.4320220&w=425&h=350&fv=] The opening minutes of the excellent 2007 documentary, “Sur les traces du Bembeya Jazz,”