Monthly Archives: September 2014


Dear readers, This is not a blog about cultural criticism. Normally you go to other blogs for that. Here, I write about my travel adventures and misadventures, my job, attempts at song and poetry, intercultural communication, and (increasingly) mental health … Continue reading

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Dominique’s story

*Pour le texte original en français, cliquez ici* I received this cri de coeur on Facebook, along with a few hundred other people, from a young woman I know in  Burundi who has connections in Burundi’s small, closed LGBT circles. … Continue reading

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The Ugandan Radio Show That Saves Lives

Originally posted on Adam Bemma:
Lacambel in-studio at 102 Mega FM Gulu, Uganda. KAMPALA, Uganda – There is a corner in towns and cities across Uganda where there stands a memorial to the lowering of the Union Jack in 1962,…

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L’histoire de Dominique

*English version here* J’ai reçu ce cri de coeur sur Facebook, en même temps que quelques centaines d’autres personnes, d’une burundaise de ma connaissance qui a des amis dans les milieux LGBT du Burundi. Au Burundi, avoir un rapport sexuel, … Continue reading

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