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The Pulaar book network: transnationalism from below?

By |2018-01-27T14:30:09+01:00February 5th, 2018|Categories: Interventions|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Researcher Melanie Bouret examines the grassroots movement for literacy in Pulaar, an African Fulani language spoken in Senegal and Mauritania (and in a vast diaspora), and shows how books circulate throughout a transregional network that is at once coordinated and spontaneous.

Celebrating Online African Literature with The Brittle Paper Literary Awards

By |2017-11-21T10:31:33+01:00November 4th, 2017|Categories: Horn of Africa, Interventions, Maghreb|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

'Brittle Paper' founder Dr. Ainehi Edoro talks to Sana Goyal about how recognizing and promoting African literature online can fill in gaps left by traditional literary outlets and their gatekeepers.