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John Liebhardt · January, 2008

I am a Librarian at an academic library in the United States.

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Latest posts by John Liebhardt from January, 2008

25 January 2008

Burkina Faso: Rites, festivals and a new book

Like anywhere else in the world, there is a season to everything in Burkina Faso: rites of passage, camel and horse racing, literature and death.

16 January 2008

Burkina Faso: foreign, local and international incidents

Just a few weeks into the New Year and normally placid Ouagadougou observed its first sensational crime of 2008. A Lebanese man allegedly killed a local Burkinabé money changer during...

8 January 2008

Holidays in Burkina Faso: Days off and good traveling

For foreigners living and blogging in Burkina Faso, this year’s clustering of Christian and Muslim holidays not only provided a countless number of days off, but gave people the chance...

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