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2016


PRINT MEDIA

An article from “The Histonian,” the student-run publication of Sam Houston State University in Huntsville, TX, “Africa World partners with SHSU.”
The Histonian

An article from On Stl, "Africa World Documentary Film Festival Takes Place at The Missouri History Museum Feb 5-7":
On Stl

An article from We Are Movie Geeks, "9th Annual Africa World Documentary Film Festival at Missouri History Museum Feb 5-7":
We Are Movie Geeks

A review of the documentary “Mully” directed by Scott Haze from We Are Movie Geeks, “Africa World Documentary Film Festival Review :
Mully

A review of the documentary “Obama Mama” directed by Vivian Norris from We Are Movie Geeks, “Africa World Documentary Film Festival Review:
Obama Mama

A review of the documentary “Nascent” directed by Lindsay Branham and Jonathan Kasbe from We Are Movie Geeks, “Africa World Documentary Film Festival Review:
Nascent

An Article from St. Louis Mag, “Urgent Stories: The Africa World Film Festival at the Missouri History Museum”:
Urgent Stories

RADIO

St. Louis’s ‘Big 550 KTRS Radio’ interview with Ror Akot, the young Australian based South Sudanese Rapper and the main character of the documentary “ROR” on 02/05/16
Big 550 KTRS Radio

The program director, Professor Niyi Coker’s interview with Radio Arts Foundation on 02/01/16
Radio Arts Foundation

TELEVISION

The Program Coordinator, Ephrem Andemariam’s interview with STL TV on 02/01/16





The Program Coordinator, Ephrem Andemariam’s interview with Fox 2 Now on 02/02/16
Fox 2 Now

The Program Coordinator, Ephrem Andemariam’s interview with KPLR 11 News on 02/02/16
KPLR 11

2015

An article from The St. Louis American:
The St. Louis American

UMSL’s daily Students paper, The Current:
The Current

KSDK News Channel 5, Show Me St. Louis Program:
Show Me St. Louis

A story about the Africa World Documentary Film Festival published in 'West End Word':
West End Word

2014

The Program Coordinator, Ephrem Andemariam’s recent interview with HEC TV – Frames program promoting 2014 festival:
HEC TV's Frames Program

2013

A couple media clips from our Jamaican festival:
The Gleaner
Mello FM Jamaica

Lawrence Journal newspaper piece about the upcoming festival at University of Kansas, Lawrence:
Lawrence Journal - World

The Program Coordinator, Ephrem Andemariam’s interview with HEC TV's Frames program:
HEC TV's Frames program

The Program Director, Professor Niyi Coker’s interview with St. Louis Public Radio fellowship producer Erin Williams on 'Cityscape' program on Friday, March 1, 2013:
News for St. Louis - March 1, 2013

The Program Coordinator, Ephrem Andemariam’s interview with STL TV on 02/25/2013





A piece about the festival on the St. Louis Jewish Light’s February 27th, 2013 on-line edition:
St. Louis Jewish Light - February 27th, 2013

Another piece published in St. Louis American:
St. Louis American - February 21, 2013

The Program Director, Professor Niyi Coker’s interview with St. Louis Public Radio fellowship producer Erin Williams on 'Cityscape' program on Friday, March 1, 2013:
News for St. Louis - March 1, 2013


2012

Intervew with STL TV 2/16/2012