Category Global

www.johnypitts.com now live!

This won’t be the most riveting post you’ll read today, so we’ll keep it brief… Most of my articles can now be found on http://www.afropean.com, but I am looking at integrating this blog into my new personal website http://www.johnypitts.com, as a way of showing all the articles I personally write (rather than the articles I […]

www.afropean.com: A new Afro European Culture Magazine!

Afropean.com: A New Afro-European Resource The Afropean is a new online multimedia, multidisciplinary journal exploring the social, cultural and aesthetic interplay of black and European cultures, and the synergy of styles and ideas brought about because of this union. After winning an ENAR Award for a contribution toward a racism-free Europe with our Afropean Culture […]

Happy New Year from North Africa!

I would like to explain why I haven’t updated the blog for a little while. I’ve been in the lab scheming away on developing the website http://www.afropean.com into an online magazine, and building a team around the magazine to take off from where the brilliant Erik Kamble left us with his Afro-Europe Blog which sadly […]

A Traveller’s Tale: Return to Eden

The sign at the gym read: “DO YOU WANT TO BE SHIPWRECKED WITH THE CHANCE TO WIN £25’000? CHANNEL 4 ARE LOOKING FOR PEOPLE AGED 18-25 TO SPEND THREE MONTHS ON A TROPICAL ISLAND…” Only a few weeks earlier, at the same gym (Fitness First in Sheffield), I’d rented out Danny Boyle’s film adaptation of […]