Soundings

Friday, June 16, 9:00-11:00pm

An Evening of Readings in Mother Tongue African Languages
Af-Am House

(TRACALA: Translation Caucus of the ALA)

Hosted by Pamela J. Olúbùnmi Smith, University of Nebraska, Omaha & Joyce Ashuntantang, University of Hartford

  • Akintunde Akinyemi, University of Florida - Yoruba (Nigeria)
  • Joyce Ashuntantang, University of Hartford - Kenyang (Cameroon)
  • Ada Azodo, Indiana University Northwest - Igbo (Nigeria)
  • Kassahun Checole, Africa World Press -Tigrinya (Eritrea)
  • Irène D’Almeida, The University of Arizona - Fon (Benin)
  • Joyce Dixon-Fyle, DePauw University - Krio (Sierra Leone)
  • Arthur Onipede Hollist, University of Tampa - Krio (Sierra Leone)
  • Eustace Palmer, Georgia College and State University - Krio (Sierra Leone)
  • Ousseynou Traore, William Paterson University - Wolof (Senegal)
  • Wangui Wa Goro - Gikuyu  (Kenya)