Many layers of decolonisation.

Author:Sherwood, Marika
Position::READERS' VIEWS - Letter to the editor
 
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I was so pleased to read Stuart Vukayi's "Why are we so ... troubled" (NA, Dec) as I have long been distressed by what seems to me to be the non-recognition by Africans of the many layers of decolonisation they have to undertake. One is not to use European names. I recall many years ago insisting that my African students should tell me their "real" names and promising that yes, I would learn how to pronounce them.

Another is for...

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