What : Armed with new media as their tools, Africans on the continent and in the diaspora are charting new paths and opportunities for themselves. Challenging perceptions, they provide the global community with a first hand look at contemporary African art and culture.
PANEL – Meet The Afropolitans: An Introduction
A spirited discussion on the social web, digital media and culture in Africa. Who are the emerging thought leaders? How are they using digital media to re-image African in their own likeness? Who should you follow on twitter to be on the pulse of what’s next in music, art and cutlure from the continent?
PHOTOGRAPHY INSTALLATION… Portraits of emerging African artists and cultural curators by award winning Sierra Leonian photographer Delphine Fawundu
LIVE MIXING… Sounds Provided By DJ Frei of AFRIKA21
Where: Global Society Content Hub at Big Fuel Headquarters
40 W. 23rd Street
New York City , 10010
When: Monday, February 13 at 6:30 PM – 9:00 PM
Who: Chief Boima Writer / DJ / Producer, Kathleen Bomani Event Manager,Africa Gathering,Yolanda Sangweni Senior Editor Essence,Ngozi Odita Founder / Creative Director Society HAE .