Since January 2009, the German film, theater and opera director Christoph Schlingensief has been working on his project of building a festival hall (known as "Festspielhaus Afrika" or "Operndorf Afrika") in Burkina Faso. On his website, you can find a lot of information concerning the project, including videos photographs and more.
Tobias Wendl is the former director of the well-known Iwalewa House for African Art in Bayreuth (2000-2010) and since 2010 professor for the first chair for the Art of Africa in Germany at the Freie Universität Berlin. His site presents his works and projects including some excerpts from video projects. [editors ilissAfrica]
The author of this site is a member of the Centro de Estudos Africanos in Lisbon. On his site, you will find many resources concerning the lusophone world, especially Angola. There are numerous fulltext documents written by himself, references to other publications, the link to his two blogs which deal with political, social and cultural Angola and Africa related topics. Furthermore, you will find many links to websites about Angola and the lusophone African world. ... [editors ilissAfrica]
Website of the Angolan Writers Association founded in 1975. Its first president was Agostinho Neto, who also was Angolas first state president. The site offers a lot of resources in terms of complete e-books, excerpts from e-books, interviews, reviews, background articles, biographies and much more.
Website of an international literature festival which takes place in three different places: Saint Malo (France), Haiti, and Bamako (Mali). You will find a lot of information and articles on events, the programme itself, interviews or articles written by writers themselves. The festival also includes film, music and other arts. ... [editors ilissAfrica]
Website of an international literature festival which takes place in three different places: Saint Malo (France), Haiti, and Brazzaville. You will find a lot of information and articles on events, the programme itself, interviews or articles written by writers themselves. The festival also includes film, music and other arts. [editors ilissAfrica]
Interviews with women that were raped during the genocide in Rwanda and often got children as a consequence. The videos mostly show pictures of the women and their children. You rarely hear the original interview, but rather a voice that reproduces a translation of it. [editors ilissAfrica]
Project for the researching and analysing of the letters of the South African writer Olive Schreiner (1855-1920). You will not find the letters themselves on this site, but you will find many fulltext documents: secondary literature, articles about analyses already done, e-books by the writer herself and a lot of information on the project. ... [editors ilissAfrica]
TThe Heinrich-Barth-Gesellschaft is located in Cologne, like the Heinrich-Barth-Institute Among others, it supports the Barth-houses in Timbuktu and Agadez. You will also find some information on the life and research of Heinrich Barth on this site. [editors ilissAfrica]