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Through Heaven's Eyes

It has been a while since I last wrote a post and I feel my heart is full of words and my words are full of songs. 800 kata lagi

have a delightful weekend

In the two weeks since getting back to Dakar from vacation, I’ve been attempting to create a sustainable routine, something that has been lacking since I arrived here in February. 447 kata lagi

Le Week-end

beautiful buildings of Dakar

I am a big fan of midcentury design in general and a huge fan of midcentury African architecture in particular. There seems to be a huge range of styles, each drawing from different regions, periods, and influences. 493 kata lagi



Long awaited, Dakar’s new Blaise-Diagne International Airport, should finally open its doors by December of this year. NEW DAKAR AIRPORT DUE TO OPEN BY DECEMBER 2016The airport was originally planned for 2012 and then consequently delayed. 63 kata lagi


New book by David Murphy

Congratulations to French at Stirling’s David Murphy on the publication of his new book, The First World Festival of Negro Arts Dakar 1966 which came out  last week! 121 kata lagi

News And Events

Definitely not Uber

A few weeks ago I read a post on Facebook from a woman venting her frustrations about taxi drivers in Dakar and wondering if there was a regulatory authority she could report her incident to. 688 kata lagi