Episode 110: The Story of Swahili


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mugane_story_of_swahili_coverJohn Mugane (Harvard University) on his book, The Story of Swahili, a history of the international language and its speakers. Mugane sheds light on enduring questions: Who is Swahili? What is authentic Swahili? He also discusses the state of publishing in Swahili, and the challenges and approaches to teaching African languages in the U.S.

Part of a podcast series in collaboration with the U.S. African Studies Association.


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