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Saturday, March 28, 2020 7:06 PM ET

Global Voices - Entertainment

Musicians in East Africa rush to produce 'corona' songs — even as the industry falters

1 day ago

Forty years on, a locked-down El Salvador remembers the assassination of Archbishop Oscar Romero online

1 day ago

Japan resurrects 'Amabie', an ancient supernatural creature, to fight COVID-19

13 days ago

The Mexican engraver reviving the magical imagery of Chiapas

3 days ago

Local power play ends the reign of northern Nigeria's emir of Kano

9 days ago

Trinidad & Tobago's traditional Carnival characters offer women sexual healing

11 days ago

As Uzbekistan thaws, the Uzbek language spreads its wings

11 days ago

'Being an activist is just a side-effect of being an artist': An interview with Chinese-Australian cartoonist Badiucao

15 days ago

New call for the release of Kurdish poet İlhan Sami Çomak jailed in Turkey for 26 years

15 days ago

Middle East & North Africa

6 months ago

'Linguistics is in everything' from astronomy to everyday life, says this linguist from Trinidad & Tobago

15 days ago

In shooting for the stars, this Trinidad & Tobago linguist highlights how language connects us

15 days ago

Nepal postpones international events as fear of COVID-19 intensifies

18 days ago

This chief hopes Yorùbá speakers adopt his newly invented 'talking alphabet'

18 days ago

From Sweden to Mexico, indigenous people explain why their languages are disappearing

23 days ago

YouTuber in Mozambique kidnapped after denouncing a self-proclaimed prophet

26 days ago

A renaissance is underway for Mongolia's literature lovers

1 month ago

Fiji poet and activist Peter Sipeli promotes storytelling for LGBTQ+ rights in the Pacific

1 month ago

Can a beloved Tashkent theatre resist the wrecking ball?

1 month ago

Central Asia & Caucasus

7 months ago

Nigeria's Victor Olaiya: Trumpeter and 'evil genius' of highlife music (1931-2020)

1 month ago

Indonesian superhero cartoon fights for the environment and the Balinese language

1 month ago

Trinidad & Tobago Carnival's steel pan competition in photos

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Is the coronavirus epidemic China's 'Chernobyl moment'?

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An interview with Roger Robinson, winner of the 2019 T.S. Eliot Prize in poetry

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