Gnawa Spiritual Music in Morocco

This week’s show featured a lecture presented by the African Studies Center and African-American Studies Program at Boston University.

The title of the lecture was “The Internal African Diaspora, Tracing the Origins of Gnawa Spiritual Music in Morocco.” The lecture speaker was Dr. Chouki El Hamel, Professor of History at Arizona State University, who was introduced by James Pritchett, Director of the African Studies Center.