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Sunday Guest on Vatican Radio

During the week from November 23th to 30 th, Jean-Baptiste Sourou was the Sunday Guest of the French Section of Vatican Radio. The program host writers, religiousand researchers who have new ideas about social and religious questions in the contemporary world.
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“Affondo”: Nominated for the 2013 Africa Italy Excellence Awards /VOTE NOW!

foto profiloDr. Sourou’s book, “Affondo” or The Drowned Dreams of Africans has the nomination for the 2013 Africa Italy Excellence Awards. The public’s vote is requested. Everybody can vote for the nominees. Please VOTE NOW for this book on the endless flow of African immigration.
Dr. Sourou is the Green Star Category.
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The awards ceremony will take place on Saturday 30th Novembre 2013.

“Affondo” this week on Vatican Radio

Jean-Baptiste Sourou is this week guest at the Program Punto e a Capo of Orizzonti Cristiani on Vatican Radio.
Find here the full Radio Program

LagosPhoto, 4th Edition

Jelili Last SupperLagosPhoto, one of the most imoprtant photo festival in West Africa is taking place these days in Lagos, the economic city pf Nigeria.
Among the participants, photograpers from Benin, Cameroun, Kenya and overseas. According to the organisors, “LagosPhoto aims to establish a community for contemporary photography which will unite local and international artists through images that encapsulate individual experiences and identities from across all of Africa”. The festival presents and educates about photography as it is embodied in the exploration of historical and contemporary issues, the sharing of cultural practices, and the promotion of social programs. Until December the 1st, the festival events include exhibitions, workshops, artist presentations, discussions and large scale outdoor prints displayed throughout Lagos with the aim of reclaiming public spaces and engaging the general public with multifaceted stories of Africa.