Kojo speaks with "Speak No Evil" novelist and D.C. native Uzodinma Iweala about his second novel and how his local upbringing affects his storytelling.
Beats and melodies have no mother tongue. Yet music provides fascinating insights into other cultures and countries. From Chile to Zimbabwe, we explore how tragedy and political upheavals manifest in song.
- Richard Nidel Author of "World Music: The Basics" (Routledge)
- Jeff Place Archivist, Smithsonian Folkways Recordings
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