News flash: Tolkien translation in Swahili by Oliver Stegen

Warning.

If you are into poetry, you are going to love this.

If you are a Tolkien fan, you are going to love this.

If you are a Tolkien fan AND you speak a decent amount of Swahili, you’ll have the jitters when you read this:

M. Oliver Stegen is in the process of translating Tolkien’s works in Swahili! This lifetime pursuit which borders on megalomania (he says so himself) has started in the form of a poem that you can find on his website:

Bilbo’s Aragorn Poem in Swahili

To be enjoyed with absolutely no moderation.

Comments and feedback : @babatabita

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