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Africa at Noon – Aaron Mushengyezi

November 8 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Event Poster: Aaron Mushengyezi

“Translating Ugandan Oral Literature for Children”

Aaron Mushengyezi
Dean of the School of Languages, Literature, and Communication
Makerere University in Kampala, Uganda

Dr. Mushengyezi will discuss the form and social relevance of Ugandan oral children’s texts. His project is the first in Uganda to comprehensively collect and contextually study oral literature targeting young people, while at the same time surveying the historiography of collecting such materials in Uganda from the colonial era to date.

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Date:
November 8
Time:
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
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Venue

206 Ingraham Hall
1155 Observatory Dr
Madison, WI 53706 United States
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