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English is an African Language- the Language of Coexistence

By |2019-04-12T14:32:20+01:00October 27th, 2017|Categories: Horn of Africa, Interventions, Maghreb, Translations|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Mauritanian writer Mohmed Bouya Bamba argues that English has practical advantages for interethnic and intercountry communication in Africa, so Africans should reclaim the language instead of waging a futile ideological war

Morocco’s International Book Fair Emphasises Literary Exchange Across Africa

By |2019-04-12T14:39:05+01:00March 27th, 2017|Categories: Itineraries, Maghreb, News, Translations|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

Morocco hosted the 23rd Annual Casablanca International Book Fair, featuring over 350 live exhibitors and spanning a ten-day period. Any book fan would be lost for hours among the maze of stands and rows upon rows of bookshelves.

Multilingual Locals and Significant Geographies Before Colonialism

By |2017-03-29T17:50:26+01:00June 16th, 2016|Categories: , , , , |Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

This workshop seeks to map pre-colonial histories of local and transregional multilingualism in the Maghreb, north India, and Ethiopia.

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