'Peace if is possible. Truth it all coast'. Translating proverbs from Swahili into English sometimes takes long detours. Living on a coast, though, where political disagreement are rife, this carries layers of meaning. From Hurumzi in Stone Town in Zanzibar.
Walk on the wild side in Unguja
Performer during the parade openening the Sauti za Busara, the music festival in Unguja in Zanzibar in Tanzania.
PhD Student, MA in African Studies, former journalist and development worker. Home is Copenhagen. Heart tilted towards the Balkans & Africa.
1. juni 2012
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It's high tide
Opdateret: 6. feb. 2020
Indian Ocean switched from calm turquoise to wet tarmac. Kumbe! Moon up on blue sky in afternoon. Meeting familiar faces on strange corners. It's high tide in Dar es Salaam. In more than one sense.