Skip to main content

mali muso's Profile

Former TCK (third culture kid) who lived in Indonesia as a child just like our president. Also worked as a Peace Corps volunteer in Mali, West Africa where I met my husband. I'm passionate about international issues and intercultural communication.

Groups: Eyes on Egypt and the Region, Black Kos community, Muslims at Daily Kos, Virginia Kos, New Diarists

Diaries published: 3 (851 days since last diary on Sun Jan 27, 2013 at 11:52 AM PST)

Comments posted: 2088 (751 days since last comment on Tue May 07, 2013 at 02:12 PM PDT)

Diary frequency: seldom

Comment frequency: frequent

Total Recommends: 161

Total Comment Ratings: 8971

Most Recommended Diary: Trouble in Timbuktu - my memories of Mali, 101 comments, 106 recommends

People Following mali muso: 24

mali muso's Most Recent Diaries:

As word drifts out today that the French and Malian forces have recaptured the ancient city of Timbuktu from the extremists who have been terrorizing the population for the past year, I thought it ...
by mali muso
Comment Count 17 comments on Sun Jan 27, 2013 at 11:52 AM PST with 29 Recommends
Exploring the fabled city of Timbuktu, the singular adobe mud mosque of Djenne, or profiling the amazing music of contemporary Malian virtuosos like Ali Farka Toure, Habib Koite and Toumani Diabate...
by mali muso
Comment Count 7 comments on Sat Jul 28, 2012 at 05:33 PM PDT with 26 Recommends
When I received my invitation to join the Peace Corps in Mali in 2003, little did I know that my time in this corner of West Africa would change my life profoundly. My work with my Malian ...
by mali muso
Comment Count 101 comments on Sun Apr 15, 2012 at 06:35 AM PDT with 106 Recommends

Subscribe or Donate to support Daily Kos.

Click here for the mobile view of the site