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“Ei Toubab Toubab! Fatou?”

I sincerely promise that my description of my first week in Dakar as a “whirlwind” or “rollercoaster” is not a mere metaphorical cop-out for a lazy writer who does not feel like searching for the right words. I would be … Continue reading

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This sounds a little like the Taiwan “Touch Your Heart” campaign

(view of Taipei from NCCU) Taipei is this bustling city of crowded night markets, college campuses, food stalls and impromptu store fronts, an efficient metro rail transportation (MRT) system, children taking the frequent buses tearing through the city to get … Continue reading

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