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363. African Testimonial Literature

Sunday, 4 January, 3:30–4:45 p.m., 209, Hynes

Program arranged by the Division on African Literatures

Presiding: Joya F. Uraizee, Saint Louis Univ.

1. "'Use Beginning, Middle, and End': Testimonial Narrative as Reintegrative Therapy in Delia Jarrett-Macauley's Moses, Citizen and Me," Kimberly Nance, Illinois State Univ.

2. "New Lacunae: Silence and the Child Soldier," Tamara Moellenberg, Univ. of Oxford, Brasenose Coll.

3. "In the Shadow of Rwanda: Boubacar Boris Diop, Tierno Monénembo, and Véronique Tadjo and the Literature of Testimony," James D. B. McCorkle, Hobart and William Smith Colls.

4. "Contested Testimonials: Child Soldier Memoirs," Jessica Roberts, Queen's Univ.


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  • African Literatures

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