Video: Elaine Mokhtefi talks to Adam Shatz

Elaine Mokhtefi talks to Adam Shatz about her book, Algiers: Third World Capital, an account of her time in Algiers in the 1960s when the city became the de facto capital of anti-imperialism, anti-racism and world revolution and a haven for visionaries and rebels such as Stokely Carmichael, Timothy Leary, Jomo Kenyatta and Eldridge Cleaver.

Read Mokhtefi's Diary piece about her time with Eldridge Cleaver here:

Diary: Panthers in Algiers