sporting diapers and spouting culture (4 of 4) February 12th 2012 part iv of iv
...lutte remixes the hi-tech and low-tech
typical Senegal, there has been an accommodating of hi-tech into daily life, without total assimilation or even obvious leaning toward wanting to lead a hi-tech life. that is, tradition and african life live alongside the blackberry (at least for now).
this lutte match was no different:
a large generator kept the string of faulty bulbs g ... read more
Africa » Senegal » Fatick Region » Sokone Independent from France in 1960, Senegal joined with The Gambia to form the nominal confederation of Senegambia in 1982. However, the envisaged integration of the two countries was never carried out, and the union was dissolved in 1989. Despite peace... ... read more
making a documentary about the role of musicians in the crisis in Mali and the Sahel:
would like to unite some of us bloggers around this!
also figuring out how to put my pen to good use...
and figuring out how to live in berlin and dakar at the same time, with a whiff of brooklyn...
and trying to slow the pace at which my world is webbed...let us not forget how close we are...tug tug.
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