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Percy Mabandu Reviews Afropolis: City/Media/Art by Larissa Forster, Kerstin Pinther and Christian Hanussek

Afropolis: City/Media/ArtVerdict: carrot

Painters like Gerard Sekoto and writer activists of Chinua Achebe’s generation, perhaps even Sol Plaatje and Tiyo Soga before them, convincingly made a case for African Modernity through their work.

They appealed to ideas of order and progress as politicians, priests and men of press.

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