Africa Now August 21, 2013 Crisis in Egypt; African Heritage Month; The Last Song Before the War

Topics: Crisis in Egypt; African Heritage Month; and New Film on Music in Mali—The Last Song Before the War. Guests: Dr. Abderrahim Foukara, Washington Bureau Chief of Al Jazeera; Mr. Daniel Koroma, Community Outreach Manager, Liaison to African and Caribbean Communities Office of Community Partnerships, Montgomery County, Maryland; Ms. Andrea Papitto, Producer of The Last Song Before the War and Vice President of Thinking Forward Media; and Mr. Cheick Hamala Diabate, renowned Malian Musician and Griot. Africa Now! originally broadcast on WPFW. 

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