AfricaNow! January 25, 2017
Topic: Digital Tools Of Dissent
Topic and Guests: AfricaNow! features a conversation between scholars and activists on the use of digital tools (social media) for social change. The conversation took place recently at the 59th Annual Meeting of the African Studies Association in Washington, DC (December 1-3, 2016). The discussion features Dr. Msia Kibona-Clark of Howard University's Department of African Studies; Dr. Phiwokuhle Mnyandu of Howard University's Department of African Studies; Mr. Bill Minter Independent scholar and Editor of AfricaFocus Bulletin; Dr. James Pope of Winston-Salem State University, Liberal Studies Department, and Executive Producer and Co-Host of AfricaNow!; and Dr. Emily Williams of the University of Chicago. The moderator (chair) of the discussion is Dr. Anita Plummer of Howard University's Department of African Studies.
Originally broadcast on WPFW 89.3FM, Washington, DC. Tune into AfricaNow! live on WPFW 89.3 FM in the Washington, DC Metropolitan area or visit www.wpfwfm.org on Wednesdays from 1:00 to 2:00PM (Eastern).