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Joey Lyons

About Joey Lyons

Joey Lyons is an intern from Boston, Massachusetts. He enjoys integrating his favorite disciplines—political history and philosophy—in his writing. Joey will be living in Cape Town until mid-April, and, after, will attend Middlebury College in Vermont. 

Recent Posts

Recounting 43 years: an interview with a library veteran
20 March 2017

Joey Lyons, a Cape Town Partnership intern from Boston, interviews Ann Chatham Rote, a retired librarian who, for forty-three years, entertained children with her storytelling and taught them to love reading.  Anne Chatham Rote, my grandmother, retired last year, ending her 43-year career as a librarian. She worked at the Hanscom Primary and Middle Schools,

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The “Two Africas”: American Perceptions of the Continent
3 February 2017

Joey Lyons, a Cape Town Partnership intern from Boston, looks at how the reality of Cape Town (and the rest of Africa) square up with his preconceived ideas. Will you survive the next three months? How many safaris will you go on? Will your apartment have a dirt floor? Why would you choose South Africa?

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