Culture: Mourning and Funerals
4 [French]; 5 [Swahili]; 6 [Kinyarwanda}; 14 [English]
Brief essay reflecting on differences in beliefs surrounding death, grief, and mourning between the U. S. and Sub-Saharan Africa. Notes how strange and disturbing some American practices surrounding death can seem to new immigrants.
Makoko, Georges Budagu, "Culture: Mourning and Funerals" (2018). Maine News Index – Amjambo Africa!. 137.
French, Swahili, Kinyarwanda, English