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SHONA

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Shona - 101language.com - Shona 
www.101language.com/mbt/shona.html

ombrarossapiccola.jpg (728 byte) 101language.com offers you the best Shona instructional materials - Shona books, courses, dictionaries, and reference materials.

ONLINE BILINGUAL TEXTS

ONLINE COURSES

Introduction to the Shona Language
web0.tiac.net/users/smurungu/intro_shona.html

ombrarossapiccola.jpg (728 byte) Introduction to the Shona Language Introduction Shona is a phonetic language with an international alphabet pronunciation

Introductory Shona Language 
www.shonalanguage.fsnet.co.uk/

ombrarossapiccola.jpg (728 byte) This site contains an introduction (in English) to the Shona language, spoken by over 8 million people in Zimbabwe, as well as links to other Shona-related sites. Any help with this is welcomed - please see my email address below.

The African Languages Lexicon Project (ALLEX)
svenska.gu.se/~ridings/allex.html

ombrarossapiccola.jpg (728 byte) The ALLEX project goes back to around 1990 when Dr. Herbert Chimhundu, University of Zimbabwe, started discussions with Prof. Tore Janson and Språkdata, Göteborgs universitet. Dr. Chimhundu visited the department and together with Sven-Göran Malmgren he made more concret plans concerning the organization of the project and the structure of the monolingual Shona dictionary...

ONLINE GRAMMARS

 

ONLINE DICTIONARIES

 

ONLINE NEWSPAPERS/MAGAZINES

 

ONLINE RADIO/TV

ONLINE CULTURE, RELIGION, LITERATURE, ARTS AND MUSIC

The Mbira Page 
www.tiac.net/users/smurungu/home.html

ombrarossapiccola.jpg (728 byte) W e l c o m e Welcome to the page. This is a resource for people around the world who have an interest in Mbira, Marimba and Chimurenga styles of music from the indigenous cultures of Zimbabwe. Related topics, Shona and Ndebele customs, Shona language and literature, traditions and beliefs as they relate to mbira music is also discussed

Shona Spirit
www.rootsworld.com/rw/feature/shona.html

ombrarossapiccola.jpg (728 byte) Music of the mbira (thumb piano) played by two acknowledged masters. Includes sound sample from their newest recording.

Chimurenga
www.tiac.net/users/smurungu/chimurenga.html

ombrarossapiccola.jpg (728 byte) Chimurenga is a Shona word which means to fight or struggle. Traditionally, chimurenga or bongozozo is a fight in which everyone at hand participates. The word's modern interpretation has been extended to describe a struggle for human rights, political dignity and social justice.

World Music - Africa
www.rootsworld.com/rw/motw/MOTWPages/africa.html

ombrarossapiccola.jpg (728 byte) Asia | Europe | India | Latin America | Middle East | North America | Special editions Yan Kuba: kora music from Gambia The kora is the best known and most beautiful string instrument from West Africa, ...

Shona Stone Carving Workshop - Portland, CitySearch
portland.citysearch.com/

ombrarossapiccola.jpg (728 byte) Shona Stone Carving Workshop Complete a sculpture carved in the Shona tradition. Demonstrations during this one-week workshop include carving techniques such as chiseling, filing, and sanding, as well as finishing methods such as washing, heating.

Exotic; Shona Stone Sculptures:
Zimbabwes' finest works of art and the largest collection of Shona stone sculptures
www.exoticdecor.com/

ombrarossapiccola.jpg (728 byte) The Shona Collection Exotic Art & Decor is proud to have this unique presentation of creative artistic expressions sculpted by Zimbabwe's finest stone sculptors and known as the Shona Collection. This is a year-round exhibit of the...

Zimbabwean Stone Sculpture
www.twi.tudelft.nl/Local/ShonaSculpture/ShonaSculpture.html

ombrarossapiccola.jpg (728 byte) In the early sixties a dynamic new art movement started in Zimbabwe. Initially concentrated around a few centres such as the National Gallery Workshop School and the Tengenenge Artist Community, this art form - also known as Shona Sculpture - quickly gained international acclaim. 

Shona sculpture
landow.stg.brown.edu/post/zimbabwe/art/sculptureov.html

ombrarossapiccola.jpg (728 byte) Non-commercial site dedicated to Shona sculpture.  Scholarly site includes dissertation on art form, artists' bios and photos > of their works in private collections.

Shona Skulpturen - einzigartige Kunstwerke aus Zimbabwe
home.t-online.de/home/Gero.G-/shona.htm

ombrarossapiccola.jpg (728 byte) Willkommen in Raymond Chirambadares Internet Gallery

Shona Sculptures
www.brenau.edu/shona_sculptures/index.html

ombrarossapiccola.jpg (728 byte) Welcome to this impressive collection of Shona Sculptures. As you've figured out, this display is completly free :).

DMP - Shona Sculpture
www.ebydesign.com/

ombrarossapiccola.jpg (728 byte) | Home | Products | Order Form | Customer Support | Referral | Feedback | Links to other sites Shona Sculpture Shona from the Masters Proud serpentine forms with sinewy curves and dramatic lines. shona art has a rare essence and profound energy...

Shona Art Gallery egends and traditions geography Zimbawe
evsistore.com/shonaartgallery/

ombrarossapiccola.jpg (728 byte) Shona Art Gallery 1824 Delancey Street Philadelphia, PA 19103 dealer@cynet.net For more than 1000 years

Arts Beats of Zimbabwe - Fine Shona Stone Sculptures and Crafts
www.webruler.com/artbeats/

ombrarossapiccola.jpg (728 byte) Art Beats of Zimbabwe - Specializing in Shona Stone Sculptures and other exotic gifts from around the world.

Shona Sculpture
www.zimart.com/shona.html

ombrarossapiccola.jpg (728 byte) E-mail: zimart@zimart.com Home | Gallery | Special Collections | Shona | Artists 732-868-1944. Rangarirari Makunde and Benjamin Mundera. Shona Sculpture:..

African Art from Just Africa Gallery - Cape Cod, Massachusetts
www.justafrica.com/

ombrarossapiccola.jpg (728 byte) The finest sculpture, carvings, decorative plates and handmade ceramic jewelry from Africa

Shona Art, Zimbabwe, Imba, Sculptures & Paintings, Fine Arts, Crafts
www.chartersart.net.au/imba/shona2.html

ombrarossapiccola.jpg (728 byte) Fine art, crafts, antiques, advertising, art, Shona art, Zimbabwe, Western Australia, paintings, sculptures, Imba

Shona Sculpture, Spirits In Stone
www.spiritsinstone.com/

ombrarossapiccola.jpg (728 byte) North America's largest and oldest collection of Shona Sculpture from Zimbabwe, featuring educational information, as well as an online gallery

Exotic Imports & Shona Gallery
www.connix.com/

ombrarossapiccola.jpg (728 byte) Online African and Shona Art Gallery

Zimbabwe Shona Stone Sculptures
www.net-world-inc.com/

ombrarossapiccola.jpg (728 byte) Zimbabwe Shona Stone Sculptures by the Late Brighton Sango Shona sculpture is perhaps the most important new art form to emerge in this century. Shona sculpture is only 40 years old, yet has established a strong international reputation. Shona...

The African Art Warehouse Home Page
www.africart.com/

ombrarossapiccola.jpg (728 byte) The African Art Warehouse - The largest selection of African Art and related items online at unbeatable prices.

INTERESTING SITES

Ethnologue: Zimbabwe
www.sil.org/ethnologue/countries/Zimb.html

ombrarossapiccola.jpg (728 byte) Languages of Zimbabwe. Part of _Ethnologue: Languages of the World_, 13th Edition; Barbara F. Grimes, Editor; Summer Institute of Linguistics, 1996.

Zimbabwe Page
www.sas.upenn.edu/African_Studies/Country_Specific/Zimbabwe.html

ombrarossapiccola.jpg (728 byte) Country Map of Zimbabwe State Department Travel Advisories for Zimbabwe World Factbook entry for Zimbabwe Other On-Line Resources Related to Zimbabwe The index has been created by The Norwegian Council for Africa, as part of its comprehensive effort to strengthen the knowledge of Africa and African affairs.

Mbira Page Sitemap
www.tiac.net/users/smurungu/sitemap1.html

ombrarossapiccola.jpg (728 byte) Mbira Home Welcome Shona Culture Kinds of Mbira - Karimba - Mbira DzaVadzimu - Matepe - Njari Mbira Teachers Mbira Makers Chimurenga Notables - Mbuya Nehanda - Thomas Mapfumo - Joshua Dube - Jonah Sithole - The Many Blacks Unlimited

SOFTWARE, BOOKS, TAPES ETC.

TRANSLATORS/INTERPRETERS

SCHOOLS, COURSES, INSTITUTIONS

Shona Language Study in Harare
sumweb.syr.edu/dipa/dipa82.htm

ombrarossapiccola.jpg (728 byte) Shona Language Study in Harare. Shona language study begins during the 2-week orientation (for 1 credit). Students can continue their language study...

About TEAM/Feature Article
www.teamworld.org/about/features/shona.html

ombrarossapiccola.jpg (728 byte) By Joyce Goppert Church planters often teach English classes as a way of making contact with African people in a new town. We didn't. Instead, we offered Shona to the European community. Shona is the most prevalent tribal language in Zimbabwe, Africa.

SHONA, African Language Intensive Summer Institute (MSU)
www.isp.msu.edu/AfricanStudies/Shona98.htm

ombrarossapiccola.jpg (728 byte) Five-week Intensive Summer Program in Shona, preceded by a workshop on Zimbabwean Culture.

 
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