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552. Francophone African Writers and Anthropology

Sunday, 11 January, 1:45–3:00 p.m., Missouri, Sheraton Chicago

Program arranged by the Division on Twentieth-Century French Literature and the Division on African Literatures

Presiding: Vincent Debaene, Columbia Univ.; Justin Izzo, Brown Univ.

1. "Paraliterary Ethnography and Colonial Self-Writing: The Student Notebooks of the William Ponty School," Tobias Warner, Univ. of California, Davis

2. "Bizarre Bodies: Parody and Improvisation in Amadou Hampâté Bâ's Writing of Culture," Jonathon Repinecz, Univ. of California, Berkeley

3. "Kourouma and the Hunters, Kourouma's Hunters," Karim Traoré, Univ. of Georgia

For abstracts, visit twentiethcenturyfrenchliterature.commons.mla.org/ after 1 Dec.


Subject:

  • Francophone Literature – African

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