The Craig Fahle Show

Musician Cheick Hamala Diabate Talks About How Political Strife is impacting African Music in Mali

Friday, September 13, 2013

Learn about the history and context of music in Mali, in a free panel discussion presented by the African and African American Studies program at the University of Michigan–Dearborn. UM-Panelists are Dr. Vera H. Flaig, an ethnomusicologist specializing in West African music at UM-D; Nubia Wardford-Polk, educator/museum professional who leads the Nubian Archaeological Project; and blues musician/historian Robert Jones. Join us for the Cheick Hamala Diabate Global Fridays concert immediately following the panel discussion. Click here for ticket information.

Guest: Cheick Hamala Diabate, musician

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