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  • hip-deep October 29, 2014

    The Mandé Diaspora in New York City, Part Two

    In the second part of Afropop’s exploration of New York’s Mandé community, we look at the lives Mandé artists have made for themselves in America. This program deals with the urge to escape community to experience American life and music. … Read more »

  • blog January 30, 2009

    Discography: The Mandé Diaspora In New York City, Part 2

    The Mandingo Ambassadors were recorded at Barbes in Brooklyn by Afropop Worldwide. This group has yet to record a CD, but stay tuned. It will be worth waiting for! Here are a list of albums heard on Afropop Worldwide’s The … Read more »

  • interview January 30, 2009

    Interview: Ryan Thomas Skinner

    Afropop Worldwide’s program New York’s Mande Diaspora, Part 2: Beyond Community continues the story of one of America’s most remarkable and musically rich African enclaves.  The program relies on interviews and encounters with, and recordings by, a long list of … Read more »

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