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· March, 2008

Stories about Language from March, 2008

Brazil: First blogger celebrates 10 years of Lusosphere

Barbados, Trinidad & Tobago: Liming

Jamaica, Cuba: Poetry in Motion

Russia: Russian Reading Challenge 2008

Burkina Faso: Home of black bags, baobabs and cute kids?

This roundup will begin with some old business. From Stephen Davis of Voice in the Desert: His book Sophie and the Albino Camel is up for the Norfolk Shorts shortlist...

Malawi: Blogging about marriage, language, lifestyle and health

The Malawian blogging community is gradually growing in terms of size and topics. In this roundup, I introduce four blogs dedicated to marriage and children issues, Tumbuka language, health and...

March Madness in Kuwait

Just as there is March Madness in the US, the phenomena seems to have spread to Kuwait - not for basketball but elections. Abdullatif Al Omar brings us the Kuwaiti...

Bosnia & Herzegovina: “Graffiti Street”

Latvia: Musings on Ethnic Homogeny

Sri Lanka: Blogging in Sinhala

Blogger of the Week: Renata Avila Pinto

A lawyer by profession, Renata Avila Pinto brings us the voices of bloggers from Guatemala on Global Voices Online. Amira Al Hussaini interviews Renata about her voyage with blogging, her...

Kuwait: Copying the West in Everything

Kuwaiti blogger Frankom (Ar) urges his readers to stop copying the West in everything - from reality television shows, to movies and even when speaking to friends.

UAE: Egyptian English

Jamaica, Haiti: Felix Morisseau-Leroy

Sri Lanka: Blog Marathon!

Africa: Role of African languages in development

Russia: Mari El vs Microsoft

Russia: Putin on Khodorkovsky's Pardon

Cuba: “My Life” in Hindi?

Palestine: Arabic Tattoo Craze

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