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episode 16: Meet the Nigerian Publisher Heating Up African Romance Novels


Bibi Bakare-Yusuf is the publishing director of Cassava Republic Press and Ankara Press. After launching a publishing company to offer a platform for contemporary African writers, Bibi had another idea: why not start a romance novel-imprint that put black women at the center of the story? This is what happened next.

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  • Ankara Press

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Host
Anshuman Iddamsetty

Producers
Phoebe Wang
Emma Fedderson
Anshuman Iddamsetty

Senior Supervising Producer
Tammi Downey

Engineer
Spencer Sunshine

Musical Score
Jim Guthrie


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 2019-08-21  21m