Time to Eat the Dogs

A Podcast About Science, History, and Exploration

Replay: Jessica Nabongo is Traveling to Every Country in the World


Jessica Nabongo

Annette Joseph-Gabriel speaks to Jessica Nabongo about her quest to be the first black woman to travel to all of the countries of the world. Joseph-Gabriel is an Assistant Professor of French and Francophone Studies at the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor.

Annette Joseph Gabriel

Professor Annette Joseph-Gabriel

Nabongo is a writer, entrepreneur, and the founder of Jet Black, a boutique luxury travel company that promotes tourism to Africa, the Caribbean, and Central and South America.

For the record, another black woman traveler, Woni Spotts, has already claimed to have traveled to all the countries of the world. You can read about the competing claims here.



Jessica Nabongo

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