Culture and Legacy: Mmachi Dimoriaku and Sharif El-Mekki - Mmachi Dimoriaku

“I just felt like I was always in this cultural rift.”

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Culture and Legacy: Mmachi Dimoriaku and Sharif El-Mekki

Mmachi Dimoriaku struggles with her given name, and Sharif El-Mekki walks in the shadow of his parents.


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06:25
Don’t Violate My People

by Mmachi Dimoriaku

Mmachi Dimoriaku struggles with her given name.

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06:15
Afros, Boxers, Handcuffs, and Guns

by Sharif El-Mekki

Sharif El-Mekki walks in the shadow of his parents.

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Extras From This Episode

Sharif El-Mekki

Sharif El-Mekki Podcast 525 Extra 1

Sharif's father.

Sharif El-Mekki Podcast 525 Extra 2

Sharif's mother.

Sharif El-Mekki Podcast 525 Extra 3

Sharif as a young teacher with a student.

Sharif El-Mekki Podcast 525 Extra 4

Sharif's father.

Sharif El-Mekki Podcast 525 Extra 5

Young Sharif.