Known for his studio photos in which he dresses up in costumes of the 1970s to revisit the stereotypes of glamor magazines, Samuel Fosso is taking a step forward with his new series African Spirits. He slips into the skin and costumes of the great figures in African history: Léopold Sedar Senghor, Hailé Sélassié, Patrice Lumumba, but also Angela Davis, Martin Luther King and Malcolm X.
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