Media Playlists

A Nomad of the Somali Desert

Constant Wonder
  • Oct 11, 2021
  • 41:12
  • 0
  • 0

When Shugri Said Salh was six years old, she was sent to live with her beloved grandmother in the Somali desert. Although the desert held many dangers, Shugri learned a tradition of resilience that would later guide her through a civil war and immense culture shock as a refugee. Guest: Shugri Said Salh, author of "The Last Nomad: Coming of Age in the Somali Desert" Show More...