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Episode 103: On the Ground in Western Sahara

Photo of art installation by Sam Jury

Producing, To Be Here. Photo Sam Jury

Artist Sam Jury on the neglected situation of Sahrawi peoples’ refugee camps, her video installation To Be Here on their daily lives, and about the women who built the camps.

Additional background on the Sahrawi movement is provided by Richard Knight (African Activist Archive).

 

 

Episode 10: African Soccerscapes

Peter AlegiPeter Alegi discusses his book manuscript in process African Soccerscapes: How a Continent Changed the World’s Game (Ohio University Press :Africa in World History Series). Guest host Solomon Getahun and Peter Limb talk with Alegi about football and anti-colonial nationalism in Nigeria, Algeria, and South Africa; the history of migration of African players to Europe; and South Africa’s hosting of the 2010 World Cup.