This is the video version of the interview conducted by Dr. Aldemaro Romero Jr. with Dr. Tuzyline Allan about African literature for the radio show "College Talk" of the Weissman School of Arts and Sciences at Baruch College
Narrate Africa is a book club for young Africans, designed to stimulate conversations about African culture through literature. Created through a collaboration by Rise Africa and AADAT, Narrate Africa represents a shared belief in the value of African literature as an art form, and a channel for discussion of African social topics.
Nana Oforiatta-Ayim's "Cultural Encyclopedia Project" will chronicle historical and contemporary art, music and literature from each African country.
The Cambridge Companion to African American Women's Literature : The Cambridge Companion to African American Women s Literature covers a period dating back to the eighteenth century. These specially commissioned essays highlight the artistry complexity and diversity of a literary tradition that ranges from Lucy Terry to Toni Morrison. A wide range of topics are addressed from the Harlem Renaissance to the Black Arts Movement and from the performing arts to popular fiction. Toget...