Wednesday, 29 December
628. African Language Writing into the Twenty-First Century
9:00–10:15 p.m., Tubman, Loews
Program arranged by the Division on African Literatures
Presiding: Charles Cantalupo, Penn State Univ., Schuylkill Haven
1. “Fondom Theater in Cameroon: Playwrights from the Grassfields,” Gilbert Doho, Case Western Reserve Univ.
2. “The Word from the Red Sea, Then and Now,” Charles Cantalupo
3. “The Use of the Acoli Oral Tradition and Language in Okot p’Bitek’s Song of Lawino,” Patricia J. Wesley, Indiana Univ. of Pennsylvania