How K’naan Delivered on Coca-Cola’s $300 Million Bet – Fast Magazine

Fast Magazine features a compelling seven page indepth interview on Somalian artist K’Naan as a hip-hop young marketer. Excerpt: Somalia. Spring 1989. “On a dusty street in a Mogadishu district known as Wardhiigleey (Somali for “river of blood”), three 10-year-old boys, known in the neighborhood as K’naan the Skinny, Shorty, and La’ib, are washing wooden…

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Ladybrille Exclusive: CHINUA ACHEBE, Things Fall Apart Author, To Receive One of the Largest Awards in the Arts

CHINUA ACHEBE, Things Fall Apart Author,  To Receive One of the Largest Awards in the Arts The Dorothy and Lillian Gish Prize – Wed., October 27, 2010, NYC Leaders in African and American Literature and the Arts Gather to Mark Achebe’s Worldwide Impact WHO: Lowery Stokes Sims, curator, Museum of Arts and Design Jane Alexander,…

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