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  • blog April 5, 2016

    Emel Mathlouthi: A Worldly Cause

    Singer Emel Mathlouthi has been called the “Voice of the Arab Spring,” her voice providing inspiration and strength to the revolutionary movement that ousted the ruling regime of her native Tunisia in 2011, serving as a catalyst for the revolutions … Read more »

  • blog March 18, 2016

    Emel Mathlouthi: The Voice of the Arab Spring

    Emel Mathlouthi has some kind of magic. Not in the mainstream, misguided way women with magic are often conceived–old, wizened and maleficent–but in the way of being a woman wielding an intense and otherworldly power to heal, to move people … Read more »

  • blog September 16, 2015

    ¡Globalquerque! Festival Returns For 11th Year

    The 11th annual ¡Globalquerque! festival takes place in Albuquerque, New Mexico on Sept. 25-26. The spectacular lineup this year includes the legendary Malian griot Kassé Mady Diabaté, Nigerian Afrobeat pioneer Orlando Julius, Honduran Garifuna singer Aurelio Martinez, Congo-Angolan rumba, soukous and salsa singer Ricardo Lemvo … Read more »

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