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Workshop on Chichewa Language and Malawi Culture

April 25, 2019 at 5:30 pm - 7:45 pm

This four-part workshop will focus on introductory Chichewa greetings and linguistics, medical interview vocabulary and cultural sensitivity in health services for the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill students, staff and faculty planning research, service or internships in Malawi. Workshop sessions cover elementary language construction, health and cultural training, as well as brief presentations on the history, geography, politics and economy of Malawi. Participants will be given soft copies of readings and basic language material. Light dinner will be provided. Attendance at all sessions is strongly recommended.

Register by emailing Mamie Harris. This workshop is sponsored by the African Studies Center and the Institute for Global Health and Infectious Diseases.

Details

Date:
April 25, 2019
Time:
5:30 pm - 7:45 pm
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Venue

Eshelman School of Pharmacy, Beard Hall, Room 116
301 Pharmacy Ln
Chapel Hill, NC 27516 United States
Phone:
919.966.9429
Website:
https://pharmacy.unc.edu/

Organizer

African Studies Center
Phone:
+1.919.962.1522
Email:
sewall@email.unc.edu
Website:
http://africa.unc.edu/