An African woman in red with a castle in the background. Cover of Ama Ata Aidoo's Sister Killjoy (1964)

Remembering Ama Ata Aidoo, Author and Poet

It has been nearly sixty years since Ama Ata Aidoo’s play, The Dilemma of a Ghost, was first performed at the University of Ghana, Legon in March of 1964. After it came...

Masthead title figure for the weekly Mfumu'eto comic "Tala Tina," dated October 25, 1994.

International Comics: Papa Mfumu’Eto 1er

Submitted by Dan Reboussin, Ph.D., African Studies Curator I’m thrilled to share that, in collaboration with Professor Nancy Hunt, I’ve recently accessioned the creative and production papers of comic artist Papa Mfumu’Eto...