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"Capturing stories": Community project to tell oral histories of Alamance County's Black residents

Burlington Times-News 03 Dec 2021
at Elon University's McKinnon Hall in the Moseley Center, the Power and Place project is the result of a partnership between the school, The African American Cultural Arts and History Center and the Mayco Bigelow Community Center.
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Cultural groups grateful for 'monumental' Wilson gift, but will still count on support from others

The Buffalo News 03 Dec 2021
Mayor Byron Brown expressed disappointment that the African American Cultural Center and Hispanic Heritage Cultural Institute are not among the 13 arts and cultural organizations to receive between $100,000 and $500,000 annually for operational needs ... American arts and culture.".
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Cultural and people-to-people exchanges between China and Africa bear rich fruits

People Daily 03 Dec 2021
Thanks to a China-funded project named “Access to Satellite TV for 10,000 African Villages (or “Wan Cun Tong” in Chinese),” residents of a remote village in Wakiso district, Uganda, which used to have a poor TV signal, can now watch digital satellite TV programs with clear pictures for free.
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Designer Abloh opened the door for Africa fashion

Mail Guardian South Africa 03 Dec 2021
African fashion designers paid tribute to American designer Virgil Abloh for helping “open the door” and allowing them to be seen and heard in the global industry ... You held open the door, we’ll never forget you,” South African designer Thebe Magugu, the first African winner of the LVMH (Moët Hennessy Louis Vuitton) prize in 2019, wrote on Instagram.
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The Portfolio: Celebrating a great year in African writing

Mail Guardian South Africa 03 Dec 2021
Damon Galgut remarked in his Booker prize acceptance speech, “This has been a great year for African writing.” Perhaps, he had in mind Abdulrazak Gurnah’s Nobel literature win ... It is an honour to co-publish this year’s list with the Mail & Guardian, a stalwart advocate of pan-African literary culture.
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The African American Museum of Bucks County has a new home, but needs help getting ...

The Philadelphia Tribune 03 Dec 2021
African Americans have been some of the greatest contributing members of the United States of America as it’s known it today ... The African American Museum of Bucks County (AAMBC) is on a mission to share the history of African American culture in the Bucks County area and they need the support of the community.
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A united Africa better for China-Africa negotiations, says University of Joburg’s David Monyae

Independent online (SA) 03 Dec 2021
“Moreover, it is important for African countries to coordinate and speak with one voice to simplify the relations with China.” ... Monyae said under the auspices of the Forum on China-Africa Cooperation (FOCAC), the relation between China and African states has grown in political, economic, and socio-cultural terms.
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Sevilla v Villareal: LaLiga's African match of the season

Supersport 03 Dec 2021
</p>Mali icons Frederic Kanoute and Seydou Keita are of course the players who first attracted genuine African interest and attraction for Sevilla when they starred for the club ... And we really have to promote the African (culture) so that we can build bridges between our continents,u201d Roig recently told a LaLiga global media call.
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Africa News Tonight

Voa News 03 Dec 2021
... topics, the African diaspora, business, arts and culture.
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African News Tonight

Voa News 03 Dec 2021
... topics, the African diaspora, business, arts and culture.
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How Ghana’s Breakthrough Music Sensation Amaarae Goes Shopping

Vogue 03 Dec 2021
All these young Africans making a lot of waves. Orange Culture Nigeria and ... He’s a painter who will take a basic shirt and do some Jackson Pollock shit, even with traditional African wear you’re not supposed to “deface” in our culture – he just said fuck it, and I think that’s fire.
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Good Morning, Buffalo: Why are hospitals full? Covid-19 isn't the only reason

The Buffalo News 03 Dec 2021
Cultural groups grateful for ‘monumental’ Wilson gift, but will still count on support from others ... Foundation is intended to stabilize arts and cultural attractions and spur support from others ... • Consider it a first-of-a-kind local festival that blends the holiday spirit with African American culture.
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Cameroon marks Int'l Day of Persons with Disabilities with calls for greater inclusion

China.dot.org 03 Dec 2021
"Cameroon will continue to make sure that disabled people enjoy equal opportunities, participate in decision-making, and truly benefit from economic, social, political and cultural life," the minister added.
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New black art on display at Red Arrow Gallery

Nashville Pride 03 Dec 2021
... structural importance of African Americans in the United States ... He paints detailed scenes of black subjects with blue pigment and in impasto technique with his fingers thereby producing marks on the skin of his subjects inspired by scarification, an African cultural practice.
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