In an increasingly interconnected world - where human interaction takes place in ways that were not possible just a few years earlier, and where technological societal change means that the nature of work is changing as well - my U of A education studies in languages, philosophy, religion and communication have enabled me to understand the diverse cultures around me. They have prepared me to... Read More
I didn't really use my language skills until I was 55 in 2001 and went to French speaking Cote d'Ivoire in the Peace Corps. Now I visit the village regularly where I started a NGO and opened a community health care center that provides a safe and clean space for women to give birth and also immediate care with doctors, a nurse, midwife, a lab tech and a small pharmacy. ... Read More
I am Associate Professor of French and Francophone Studies at Earlham College in Richmond, IN. My scholarship concentrates on African literature in both western and African languages, African systems of writing and oral tradition. My current work focuses on Mandinka oral poetry from Senegal and the Gambia. In addition, I lead Earlham College study abroad programs to Haïti, Sénégal, Ghana,... Read More
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