Picture Credit: Paul Munene/Kwani Trust 2012
Why does the West ignore intellectual property when Africa is concerned? What does the New York Times really know about music in Africa? Can hip-hop save an artist’s life?, Fashion: from Kumba to New York, Is music alternative literature?, Does ‘Don 4 Kwat’ start a new chapter in hip-hop? RIP Chinua Achebe.
Plus: fiction by Chinedu Achebe, poetry by Jumoke Verissimo, and Syl Cheney-Coker, and photography by Serubiri Moses.