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More to Ghana than Accra

With over seventy distinct ethnic groups, rich with their own practises, spiritual beliefs, diets, dress, and symbology, Ghana – like many other African countries – is an incredibly diverse and dynamic country bursting with colourful cultures and people from various backgrounds. So with that in mind why do people – Ghanaians included – only recognise one…

A final love letter to ‘Insecure’

* WARNING: Contains spoilers When Issa Rae developed the story of her web series, Awkward Black Girl, leading to the production and the debut of her TV show Insecure in 2016, I doubt anyone could have predicted the profound impact it would have. After a 5 year running time, the hit HBO series was able…

Dune: why is Hollywood still obsessed with Orientalism?

Since its release late last month, director Denis Villeneuve’s latest epic — Dune — has been breaking box office records. Based on the book series by author Frank Herbert, the film follows a story based in the far future as main character Paul Atreides — played by Timotheé Chalamet— and his family are placed on…