Monday, September 21, 2009

How to Write about Africa

I loved this so much I just had to re-post it here.

This is a performance piece of Binyavanga Wainaina's How to Write about Africa essay (I think the "Not" was added in the title for people who don't get sarcasm):



This video highlights our prejudices about Africa really well I thought. It also doesn't hurt that Djimon Hounsou is the narrator (isn't he lovely?).

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