Voices / glasurja

Dec 15, 2014 by

Maami Babka always told me “beš banges, alje phenel vorta” (sit bent, but speak straight); in essence to always speak the...

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Thanksgiving Ghost Tree / palj...

Dec 1, 2014 by

The holiday season for Romani – speaking from the personal perspective of my own family – is very different. We...

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Colonialism without Colonizers

Nov 20, 2014 by

Good afternoon to all you pre-departure students! Erin asked me to Skype in today, but my son has an orchestra event… and I...

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Thoughts/dumanki

Nov 18, 2014 by

This will be a little different post, I suppose. I’ve noticed myself reacting more to discourse including Romani stereotypes....

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Not That Kind

Nov 12, 2014 by

I was born into poverty. The aching hollowness of hunger; the hand-me-down clothes and too big shoes. Parents always working;...

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