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West African Textiles – then and now


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Despite it’s struggle to survive on the continent, West African textiles are growing in popularity in the diaspora, especially Europe. However, if African textiles are to become a staple across the world, it’s heritage needs to be maintained and strengthened in Africa.

This is an interesting video on the history and current state of West African textiles, which is more than just wax prints.

 

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Whistle stop tour of African food in NYC


#African #cuisine on the streets of NYC.

Having lived in New York, I know what a diverse city it is. Unfortunately, I didn’t sample what it’s African food scene had to offer but after watching this, I definitely will when I go back!

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