The Aga Khan Museum in Toronto, Canada has unveiled a new exhibition: Caravans of Gold, Fragments in Time: Art, Culture, and Exchange Across Medieval Saharan Africa. Danièle took in the exhibition and spoke with Michael Chagnon, the Curator of the museum. They talk about medieval Africa, its connections with the wider world, and what you can see at the Aga Khan Museum.
To learn more about Caravans of Gold, Fragments in Time, please visit the Aga Khan Museum website
You can also read more about the exhibition on Medievalists.net
If you haven’t been to Aga Khan Museum, here is a quick look at it:
You can also follow Michael Chagnon on Academia.edu
You can pre-order her book Life in Medieval Europe: Fact and Fiction through Amazon.com
Top Image: Photo courtesy the Aga Khan Museum