Tuesday, March 06, 2007

the Ghana effect

i wrote a short reflection piece for the BBC Africa Beyond site for today, Ghana's Independence Day. check it out at: http://www.bbc.co.uk/africabeyond/africanarts/18150.shtml

1 comment:

Koranteng said...

I like the succinct use of 'linguist' as the metaphor. I have been using the rather long-winded 'cultural interpreters' motif. Linguists not only interpret, they tell a story - which is what I think you're getting at. Consider your metaphor stolen henceforth. Linguist it is.