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A Talk with Antoinette Tidjani Alou, Nigerian Fiction Writer and Poet

Wednesday, November 16, 2022, 02:00pm - 03:30pm

 Scott Hall, Room 115 College Avenue

Join us for a discussion with scholar and author, Angelique Tidjani Alou

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Nigerian fiction writer and poet, Angelique Tidjani Alou is a specialist on the figure of Sarrounia and the significance of female leadership in West Africa. She will discuss the mytho-historical figure of Sarraounia depicted in the film of that name by Med Hondo (1986). The film (with English subtitles) can be viewed in advance here.

 

Location:  Scott Hall, Room 115 College Avenue