amaah + toli + fun   9

Ghana vrs USA
some artistic commentary on the issue of the day: Ghana vrs USA at Nuremburg, The African Nation and The American Dream, The Color of Memory, Allegiance and Identity and Hearts of Oak
Ghana  USA  Africa  America  worldcup  collage  art  serendipity  humour  sculpture  juxtaposition  competition  StrangeBedfellows  ThingsFallApart  football  soccer  sports  fever  obsession  ingenuity  fun  funny  tradition  modernity  innovation  joy  celebration  allegiance  loyalty  tribes  history  toli  immigrant  diaspora  life  Holland  Cambridge  identity 
june 2006 by amaah
An examination question: Hunger, dying computer, laundry, World Cup, French Open, day job, marriage, groceries, family, house, reading, futures, bill. Discuss how you would resolve the various competing concerns. Provide enough detail to satisfy the repor
life  whimsy  SmallThings  football  worldcup  tradeoffs  dilemma  decisions  obsession  fever  attention  ADD  community  relationships  modernity  muititasking  juggling  humour  internet  web  conversation  fun  soccer  organization  preparation  observation  funny  insanity  ThoughtProcess  risks  toli  SocialLiving  ThingsFallApart  communities 
june 2006 by amaah
Bullet From A Gun
The Toli Remix of Derek B's Bullet From a Gun, a hip-hop photo essay in the vein of South London's vibe. Part II of the London's Got Soul Trilogy.
London  DerekB  travel  journalism  life  photo  essay  culture  music  fun  whimsy  hip-hop  observation  perception  SouthLondon  art  collage  hubris  soul  hustle  flow  remix  toli 
july 2005 by amaah
Catford Bridge
Part 1 of the London's Got Soul trilogy... Some action-packed travel journalism
London  Catford  travel  journalism  life  photo  essay  storytelling  fun  whimsy  soul  fight  observation  perception  SouthLondon  CatfordBridge  mishaps  culture  England  toli 
july 2005 by amaah
Manhole Explosions in Central Square
Some blog journalism on an action-packed afternoon in Cambridge... and a photo essay to boot
Cambridge  CentralSquare  city  urban  life  news  electricity  explosion  streetlife  writing  travel  journalism  observation  photo  essay  fun  Boston  toli 
june 2005 by amaah
Koforidua Fever (or Naki does Ghana)
A visual introduction to Ghana - Strange Bedfellows - the photo essay aka "This Be Ghana - This Be Koranteng" and The Naki Portfolio aka Naki Does Ghana
Architecture  Africa  Culture  Humour  Journalism  History  Design  Art  Wit  World  Ghana  Memoir  Whimsy  youth  poverty  Zeitgeist  Modernity  fun  Development  Housing  toli  observation  roots  classic  wonder  city  travel  life  perspective  colonialism  Accra  photo  essay  photography 
april 2005 by amaah
Lights Out
So last night, right around 11:30pm, a big power surge rippled through your mid-Cambridge neighbourhood. Your first thought as the lights went out and computer sessions abruptly ended was that Acts of God, the tsunamis of this world are reminders about th
Cambridge  toli  life  writing  whimsy  Lotus  IBM  aging  electricity  development  Ghana  Africa  fun  drama  Frances  SmallThings 
april 2005 by amaah
Amel Larrieux Breaking Through
Last Thursday, Amel Larriux gave what Art Blakey used to call a "cooking session" at the Regattabar - the kind that gets your juices flowing or,to mix my metaphors, a shot across the bow, as it were.
music  soul  jazz  concert  live  review  cool  fun  enthusiasm  Philadelphia  NewYork  AmelLarrieux  Philly  theRoots  virtuosity  toli 
october 2004 by amaah
Inman Square Still Life
Inman Square is a little patch of urban anomie within walking distance of where I live in Cambridge. Unlike that other nearby paragon of urban blight, Central Square, it isn't much to talk about. Not quite. Inman Square is the stuff of blog entries; no po
Boston  Cambridge  city  travel  whimsy  wit  portrait  observation  fun  life  InmanSquare  Inman  toli  writing 
september 2004 by amaah

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