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Snapshot: TJ Letsa
6 years ago

Snapshot: TJ Letsa

My name is TJ Letsa. I am twenty-six years old and currently live in Accra, Ghana. I began photography quite accidentally. I had a friend who was into wedding photography …
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Renaissance Issue
7 years ago

Renaissance Issue

This issue was inspired by new ideas and innovative people! The Renaissance Issue is filled with interviews and articles about young people who are inspiring evolution, growth, and …
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An African City: Meet Cast Member Nana Mensah
7 years ago

An African City: Meet Cast Member Nana Mensah

The new web series An African City follows five beautiful African women, raised in the west, who return home to search for love in a continent quite different …
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What’s Cooking: An Interview with Chef Pierre Thiam
7 years ago

What’s Cooking: An Interview with Chef Pierre Thiam

Growing up in the vibrant streets of Dakar, Chef Pierre Thiam grew to love and appreciate West African food. His lifelong passion for food lead him to abandon …
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My Afropolitan Diary: Ifeanyi Awachie’s Summer in Igboland
7 years ago

My Afropolitan Diary: Ifeanyi Awachie’s Summer in Igboland

I am Ifeanyi Awachie, an English major at Yale University. I was born in Nigeria in 1992 and immigrated to the States with my parents in 1994. In …
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Artist Spotlight: Laolu Senbanjo
7 years ago

Artist Spotlight: Laolu Senbanjo

Laolu Senbanjo is a Nigerian visual artist, musician, and human rights lawyer who divides his time between New York and his home country. He started drawing as …
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Let’s Talk African Music with DJ Chief Boima
7 years ago

Let’s Talk African Music with DJ Chief Boima

Globalization is the buzzword of this decade. Nowhere is this more apparent than in the music industry where music has become a smorgasbord of different languages, rhythms, and …
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Recipe: Green Mango Compote by Chef Pierre Thiam
7 years ago

Recipe: Green Mango Compote by Chef Pierre Thiam

Here is a simple and easy to prepare recipe from Chef Pierre!

 

Green Mango Compote

Ingredients

  • 1/2-cup water
  • 1/2-cup honey
  • 1/2-cup fresh lime juice
  • 1/2 teaspoon grated lime …
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Uncle Femi Came to Visit
7 years ago

Uncle Femi Came to Visit

“E shi ‘lekun Baba!”  The old woman called out from the brick-walled house that towered over my weatherworn shack. A relic of British colonial times, the house, complete …
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Learning from Dystopian Novels: A Review of Nnedi Okorafor’s Who Fears Death
7 years ago

Learning from Dystopian Novels: A Review of Nnedi Okorafor’s Who Fears Death

Who Fears Death by Nnedi Okorafor is a frightening novel, frightening in the way that novels like Animal Farm by George Orwell have lingered in my mind with …
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