Stories about Literature from January, 2020
Linguists who study Yorùbá have long taken issue with ascribing meaning of the word àmò̩té̩kùn interchangeably with the leopard, cheetah and tiger.
“Because of underinvestment in the creative and cultural industries, Africa is largely absent in the global market of ideas, values and aesthetics," said Benedict Oramah, president of Afreximbank.
"Myanmar’s oppression dispersed our ethnic minorities, now our poetries bring us together."
The Oralbai family had a happy and productive life in China before a state purge targeting ethnic minorities tore them apart.