August 18, 2012
Why is Chimurenga so popular? Is the book dying a long slow death? What are the challenges faced by the Black fashion industry? Is the West using diaspora writers as Africa’s voice and do they determine the nature of our stories?
Concessions and confessions mark this issue of Bakwa which attempts to answers the afore mentioned questions in conversations with—Ntone Edjabe, Joyce Ashuntantang, Ikhide Ikheloa, and Paola Audrey-Ndengue. Contributors include—Dibussi Tande, Emmanuel Iduma, Dante Besong, Yewande Omotoso, Jack Little, Virginie Colline, John Stocks and others.
Cover art: Sebastiaan Bedaux
Cover design: Dante Besong