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South East African Languages and Literature Forum Fall Conference

November 4 at 9:30 am - November 5 at 5:00 pm

The South East African Languages and Literature Forum (SEALLF) will take place on November 4 and 5, 2022. The keynote speaker for the event is Dr. Esther Mukewa Lisanza, an Assistant Professor in the Department of African Studies at Howard University. She is the current president of the Southeast African Languages and Literatures Forum (SEALLF). Detailed program information and registration can be found here.

Register for the conference.

The conference will take place in the Sonja Haynes Stone Center, the FedEx Global Education Center, and online.

Panels:

Panel 1: Conceptualizing Mobility in African Contexts and Creativity

Panel 2: Language, Literature, and Decoloniality

Panel 3: Feminist and Counterhegemonic Discourses in Literature

Panel 4: Proverbs, Festivals, and Kangas as Language Media

Panel 5: African Languages in Global Contexts

Panel 6: African Cosmopolitanisms in Literature

Panel 7: Comparative Reflections on Teaching English in Africa versus Teaching African Languages in America

Organizer

African Studies Center
Phone:
+1.919.962.1522
Email:
sewall@email.unc.edu
Website:
http://africa.unc.edu/