Culture

AFRO DANCE XPLOSION 2016 – “The Masters”

Witness a performance by dancers of the African diaspora, brought together by London’s Afro Dance Xplosion. To give you a sense of the scope of African and A...

PRESIDENTS OF LAUGHRICA

A Malawian, a Nigerian and a Ghanaian walk into a bar… The Presidents of Laughrica showcases the best comedians of the diaspora as they address the issues fa...

MEET THE AUTHOR: CHIBUNDU ONUZO

Meet Chibundu Onuzo, author of The Spider King’s Daughter, columnist for The Guardian and Telegraph Wonder Woman. Onuzo started writing her debut novel when ...

REVOLUTIONARY RAP

Hear talented new voices in spoken word, poetry and rap – and find your own. Activists of the 21st century have honed a powerful tool of protest: rap music. ...

EXPENSIVE SH*T

Watch the world’s social power dynamics come together in this play about a Nigerian nightclub toilet attendant. 'The country change, the city change, the peo...

AMSTERDAM

Experience a high-powered, ultra-modern play of love and lust. Combining spoken word, physicality and music, Amsterdam follows Chanje as she is seduced by th...

Mogadishu: Memory, Politics and Return

Dating back to the 10th century, Mogadishu has a long history as a beautiful, cosmopolitan hub for Indian Ocean trade and centre for Islam. For many, the port c...

The Art of Ama Ata Aidoo

Film Africa Presents Trailblazing African Women: The Art of Ama Ata Aidoo "A young girl's voice doesn't break: it gets firmer." Ama Ata Aidoo Described as a...

Africa’s Media Image in the 21st Century

This is the first book in over twenty years to examine the international media’s coverage of sub-Saharan Africa. Moving discussion beyond traditional critiques ...