Ghana is banking on a much needed boost to its tourism sector from its call to Africans in the diaspora.
A rare set of photographs of South Africa's most famous jazz ensemble, the Blue Notes, has added valuable insights to the music archive
Nigerian men who wear their hair in knots are not a new phenomenon, but the hairstyle's spiritual heritage sparks fear in the hearts of many.
Science fiction writing often serves as a thought experiment that explores shared and hidden beliefs whose material and political reverberations lie further in the future.
Creative thinking needs to go into implementing copyright in countries like Liberia.
New multisensory approaches to presenting visual art propose solutions to barriers that limit access for marginalized audiences.
New regulations on the use of folklore are a hindrance to local artists.
We don't want to have to think about our role in creating the individuals who commit violence. Amazingly, Joker asks us to.
The UK's public broadcaster is struggling to maintain its values in a news environment being remade by digital technology.
Visitors to these sites had one particular religious ritual that may strike some as strange: they carved graffiti in important and sacred places.
Where once vegans were pale and passive, they are now represented as plant-eating warriors. Who are the new vegans and how are they viewed in other cultures?
South Africans seem to be fascinated with the way in which spying is entwined in the country’s politics.
For Africans and diasporans, learning about their heritage is important. But it remains to be seen how this will translate into a sustained continental and diasporan engagement.
Football coaches can improve their chances of winning tournaments by choosing a team based on a unique combination of factors.
From Cape Town to Kisumu and Greater Manchester, cities around the world are seeing the benefits of festivals that celebrate traditions and people.
In some ways, perhaps Morrison is even more relevant in South African universities today than she's ever been.
Bride price practice has both social and psychological implications for the men who pay and those women for whom it is paid.
As the album celebrates its 50th anniversary, an expert in sound recording details how the band deployed stereo and synthesizers to put a unique artistic stamp on this iconic album.