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Sierra Leone

Sizing Up the Sierra Leone; the Poets of Kundiman

A shakedown survival story from Sierra Leone. Also, the Kundiman Asian American Poetry Retreat.

Melissa Labonte went on a 10-day research trip to Sierra Leone. She came back with a shakedown survival story and a renewed distaste for the movie "Blood Diamond." Also, Sarah Gambito on the Kundiman Asian American Poetry Retreat, and how it all began. Influences include: Donald Trump.