My Black is Transnational

Season 1

Episode 16: My Black is Transnational…but French: A Discussion about French speaking African immigrants in America

Dr. Ibe-Lamberts is joined by guest and longtime friend Dr. Daudet Ilunga Tshiswaka—an Assistant Professor in Public Health from The University of West Florida— to discuss his experience immigrating from D.R. Congo and becoming a transnational french speaking African immigrant in America. They also discuss the struggles with language barriers, adjusting the the U.S. culture, identifying with African Americans and building community among other french speaking Africans.

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