Progressives, Tone and Register in Bambara/Jula

How does one formulate progressive sentences in Bambara?… Read More Progressives, Tone and Register in Bambara/Jula

Advertisements

Keeper of hospitality-ness (“Diatiguiya”)

Just 5 days ago the NYtimes ran an article about Mali’s successful response to its first confirmed case of Ebola. Unfortunately the congratulatory tone seemed a bit premature; Mali had a second seemingly separate outbreak emerge just days later. From the Times’ perspective one of the interesting things that Mali’s outbreaks highlight is the fact… Read More Keeper of hospitality-ness (“Diatiguiya”)