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VIDEO: Interview with “Africa is a Country” founder Sean Jacobs

Watch: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=W5sTB0FkCHU&

Dr. Sean Jacobs is a pioneering digital Africanist. In this recent interview at Butler University, he reflects on the history and impact of the popular Africa is a Country website, which he founded a decade ago as the Leo Africanus blog. Jacobs also offers insights on how the Internet and social media influence culture and politics on the African continent.

Source: “The Butler Beat” at Butler University.