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African Poets

Police Brutality > Timothy Mwaura

Timothy Mwaura spoken word on police brutality in nairobi an excerpt from them movie Ghetto Moto

Filmed by Izzy Brown


Harlem > Miles Hodges

Spoken word: Miles Hodges

Filmed and edited by Andre Wagner of Abstractelements.com.

Directed by M.Johnson and A. Wagner.

Find Miles on twitter @milesxmiles
facebook http://www.facebook.com/poetmileshodges

Propoganda > Sho Baraka

“When Has GOD Failed Us”.

Check out Propaganda (@prophiphop) of Humble Beast speak truth.
Edited by Donald Martin (crackedpictures@gmail.com)


When The Smoke Clearz > Taalam Acey

Guerilla News Network’s award-winning video scratch of Talaam Acey’s slam epic

Slam Poet: Taalam Acey

Score: Dead Prez

Producer: Ian Inaba

Designer/Editor: Stephen Marshall


RIP – Guerilla News Network…

The Sorplusi Principles > D’bi Young


D’bi Young talks about eight principles that she believes can, and will, empower artists, particularly resonating with the needs of African artists.

Presented by The Morcos Brothers
Produced by Okepne Ojang
Cinematography by Elwin Buchel

Brought to you by African Centre
an Andover Yellow / Afritude Production