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“Music Can Take Us There”: Cultural Insights from an Ethnomusicologist

A visit with Stephanie Shonekan, Assistant Professor, Ethnomusicology, Black Studies

By Spencer Melgren
Published: - Topics: music culture identity black studies Africa

Creating Lioness of Lisabi

Topics: film culture

Dr. Shonekan tells us about her short film Lioness of Lisabi. The film is based on the life of Nigerian women’s activist Funmilayo Ransome-Kuti, and shows how Africans have driven their own social change.