Monthly Archives: October 2011

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  • A model showing off the David Tlale design at the Angola fashion week

A Look at Fashion in Africa: Angola, South Africa, and More

Fashion Business Angola has just wrapped up in Luanda and Africa Fashion International is underway in Johannesburg, South Africa, with its three-day showcasing of pan-African designers. The continent’s capital cities continue to be peppered with various fashion weeks and fashion-related events, drawing ever more attention to the budding clothing and [...]

  • An airplane parked at the Khartoum airport, in Khartoum, Sudan, Africa

Khartoum: An Abandoned City

(Editor’s note: Over the next two months, Meghan Thom will be posting about her recent trip across North Africa. A student at the School of Oriental and African Studies, Ms. Thom resides in London. Previous posts: Part I) Our next early morning arrival was into Khartoum Airport in Sudan. This [...]

  • meghan thom and her crew on horseback Cairo Egypt, Africa

Cairo: An Urban Paradise?

(Editor’s note: Over the next two months, Meghan Thom will be posting about her recent trip across North Africa. A student at the School of Oriental and African Studies, Ms. Thom resides in London. This post was co-written with Pete Yeung.) As when Moses once descended from Mount Sinai, my [...]

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