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WR150: Africa in the Western Imagination

The Power of Stories: Africa in Western Media

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Image: What would a writer do with this source? by Kristin M. Woodward/Kate L. Ganski is licensed under CC BY 4.0

The Danger of a Single Story, Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie

Africa's Great Civilizations

Video of Africa's Great Civilizations: Cities













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