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The Rise of a New Senegalese Cultural Philosophy?

Published: Apr 8th, 2014

by Devin Bryson Abstract The Senegalese social movement Y’en a Marre formed in 2011 in response to political stagnation and a lack of key public services. It played a decisive role in… Read More

“Mannenberg”: Notes on the Making of an Icon and Anthem

Published: Mar 11th, 2014

by John Edwin Mason Abstract Abdullah Ibrahim’s [Dollar Brand] composition “Mannenberg” was an instant hit, when it was released on the 1974 album, Mannenberg is Where It’s Happening. This paper shows that… Read More