Addis Ababa, the capital of Ethiopia, is currently known for its drastic changes in architectural and urban development. Alongside the transformation of the city from the horizontal to vertical, there are other elements that indicate how this idea of western development is reflected throughout society; in the economy, interests, desires and the public imagination.
The Black Presidential Imaginary: Sabrina Greig
By Sabrina Greig
As Chicago-based curator Ross Jordan states in his curatorial statement, the occurrence of a Black president persists as a peculiar event in American history “because it is in existential relation to the promise of the American dream that anyone can be president.”