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Churchill Road, Addis Ababa

For long, urban theorists have considered African metropolises either failed cities with hardly any services available, or more optimistically constant works-in-progress, and recently even as areas where the existing informal economies and social networks can teach us lessons for other rapidly growing urban areas.

So, how is it? I am about to find out.

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Cityscapes and podcasts with stories by city dwellers

Addis Ababa

Kazanchis

Mercato

Nouakchott

Arafat

Sebkha


About Afropolis

Afropolis is a multidisciplinary art project presenting urban Africa through photography, sound and podcasts by Jarmo Pikkujamsa, researcher and artist living and working in Senegal.


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