Monthly Archives: June 2015

Highlight: WARC Film Screening

WARC Film Screening SEMBENE! A documentary by Samba Gadjigo and Jason Silverman A few years ago, Professor Samba Gadjigo came to Dakar and spent long days and nights with filmmaker Jason Silverman and other technicians. They used the facilities as … Continue reading

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Highlight: WARC Book Club – We Read for You

Launch of the WARC Book Club  “We Read for You” WARC is regularly making the news in the Senegalese capital with all the events lately featured by the Center. Indeed, there is hardly a week that passes without an announcement … Continue reading

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Highlight:Book launch – Landing Savane

Le Grand Tournant du 20e Siècle: Un regard africain sur le siècle des ruptures by Landing Savané (Éditions Presses Panafricaines, Avril 2015) On Saturday afternoon, June 6, the West African Research Center found it challenging to accommodate the  crowd that … Continue reading

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Highlight Jazz at WARC!

Saint Louis Jazz Festival: A mini jazz concert at WARC with the Wallace Roney Quintet On Thursday May 28, WARC again welcomed a large crowd, this time to enjoy the beautiful music of the Wallace Roney Quintet, a group considered … Continue reading

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