The Afro


“Where are you from?” A seemingly easy question becomes difficult to answer for a Canadian immigrant as she examines the complexities of origin. Using poetry, spoken word artist Amani takes us on a personal journey that defines her Canadian identity without denying her cultural history.

A film by Lucius Dechausay
Documentary, Scarbourough, Ontario, 2007, 3 min 45 s from the Digital Diversity contest of Radio Canada International


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  1. Avatar Turenne says:

    I identify to this afro statement or reverberation on identities in rhythms and prose by Amani

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