Qadiri Community of Buh Kunta

By Maria Grosz-Ngate and Toba Diagne Haїdara

Interview with Soxna Astuh Kunta (Sokhna Astou Kounta)


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Courtesy of Maria Grosz-Ngaté and Toba Diagne Haidara

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Soxna Astuh Kunta (Sokhna Astou Kounta)
Soxna Astuh Kunta (Sokhna Astou Kounta)
(August 2011)
Courtesy of Maria Grosz-Ngaté and Toba Diagne Haidara


Related Essay:
Spiritual Leadership after Buh Kunta
Creator: Kounta, Astou
Haidara, Toba Diagne
Description: Soxna Astou Kounta addresses several topics in this interview: her own education and that of women more generally; her role as an assistant to her father Khalif El Haj Mame Buh; and her concerns about youth unemployment. received a Koranic education and also went to a secular school. Interview in Wolof with translation in French.
Date: August 2011
Date Range: 2010-2019
Location: Ndiassane, Thies, Senegal
Format: Audio/mp3
Rights Management: For educational use only.
Contributing Institution: Maria Grosz-Ngate and Toba Diagne Haidara; Matrix: The Center for Humane Arts, Letters, and Social Sciences Online at Michigan State University
Contributor: Gana Ndiaye, translator
Digitizer: Maria Grosz-Ngaté