XXVII. Black International Cinema Berlin 2012

XXVII. Black International Cinema Berlin 2012

XXVII. Black International Cinema Berlin 2012 festival online presentation   May 2-6, 2012 RATHAUS SCHÖNEBERG (City Hall) John-F.-Kennedy-Saal, Kinosaal (cinema), Bibliothek (library) John-F.-Kennedy-Platz 1 10825 Berlin, Germany A COMPLEXION CHANGE – Transnational & Intercultural Diplomacy “View to the Future – The Flag still flies” in cooperation with / in Kooperation mit der Commissioner for Integration, …

Bola Agbaje – One of England’s most talented playwrights

Bola Agbaje – One of England’s most talented playwrights

Source: Bola Agbaje Bola Agbaje born (June 1981) is an award winning playwright and screenwriter. Bola has been writing since (2006) and has had plays presented at the Royal Court Theatre, Tricycle Theatre and Albany Theatre to name a few. Bola’s plays address issues of youth identity, stereotypes and culture. Photograph: Ibbolya Feher for the …

Does Sweden have a race problem? Well we’re all human, so maybe it’s a problem with skin color?

Does Sweden have a race problem? Well we’re all human, so maybe it’s a problem with skin color?

By now I imagine that most if not all of you are aware of the actions of Sweden’s Minister for Culture and an Afro Swede artist during a World Art Day event: Here is a round up of a few reactions from the blogsphere: Sweden: the country where racism is just a joke: http://www.guardian.co.uk/commentisfree/2012/apr/18/racism-becoming-the-norm-sweden?CMP=twt_gu&fb_source=message Racism …

Is this art to fuel the Female Genitalia Mutilation or just disturbing?

Is this art to fuel the Female Genitalia Mutilation or just disturbing?

Link to Aftonbladet story: http://www.aftonbladet.se/senastenytt/ttnyheter/inrikes/article14690986.ab Rough Google translation: African Swedes requires departure Ministerial STOCKHOLM. Afro Swedes’ Association calls for Culture Lena Adelsohn Roth departs. This was because she, according to the union, participated in a “tasteless racist manifestations.” They are also known as Lena Adelsohn Roth in connection with the celebration of World Art Day …