africa http://wkar.org en MSU prof recaptures iconic African images http://wkar.org/post/msu-prof-recaptures-iconic-african-images <p>The exhibit <a href="http://museum.msu.edu/?q=node/1086"><em>Revisiting Verger’s Dahomey</em>: <em>A Photographic Contrast</em></a> is currently on display at the Michigan State University Museum. The show presents a comparison of the images of Pierre Verger, the French photojournalist who immersed himself in the lives, customs, and beliefs of the people of Dahomey, now Benin, West Africa. Wed, 26 Mar 2014 16:54:39 +0000 Peter Whorf 51228 at http://wkar.org MSU prof recaptures iconic African images Detroit photographer captures Nigeria's video game culture http://wkar.org/post/detroit-photographer-captures-nigerias-video-game-culture <p></p><p>Is there a video game culture in West Africa?&nbsp; With that question in mind Detroit based photographer <a href="http://nickhagenphotography.com/">Nick Hagen</a> set out so see what he could find in Lagos, Nigeria. Wed, 08 Jan 2014 16:24:43 +0000 Current State 47646 at http://wkar.org Detroit photographer captures Nigeria's video game culture Remembering Mandela's connection to state, MSU http://wkar.org/post/remembering-mandelas-connection-state-msu <p><a href="http://www.nelsonmandelamuseum.org.za/">Nelson Mandela</a> died yesterday at the age of 95.&nbsp; For the anti-apartheid leader, Michigan was a special place. Fri, 06 Dec 2013 19:02:54 +0000 Current State 46307 at http://wkar.org Remembering Mandela's connection to state, MSU