Recent Projects and Presentations
“Redesigning Foreign Language Education for Strategic Positioning in the Preparation of Twenty-First Century Citizens.” 12th Annual Southeast Coastal Conference on Languages & Literatures. Georgia Southern University, Savannah, Georgia – March 26 – 27, 2015.
“The Role of African Communities in the Transformation of the Landscape of Contemporary European Megacities: The Case of Paris.” Liberal Arts International Conference: Qatar Foundation and Texas A&M University at Qatar, Doha, Qatar – February 1-3, 2015.
“Are we really that different?” A Panel Discussion on African Diaspora and Identity, organized by African West Indian Students Association (AWISA), Agnes Scott College, Decatur, Georgia – November 1, 2014.
“Decolonizing the Language of Francophone Sub-Saharan African Literatures: The Case of Ahmadou Kourouma’s Soleils des Indépendances.” Invited Lecture – Africana Studies Program’s “Conversations on Transnational Blackness” Series. Texas A&M University, College Station, Texas – March 20, 2014.
“On the Postcolony.” Talk Given in Professor Violet Johnson’s Graduate Seminar on “Research Methods in Africana Studies.” Africana Studies Program, Texas A&M University, College Station, Texas – March 20, 2014.
“Aimé Césaire’s Discours sur le colonialisme.” Talk Given in Professor Shona Jackson’s Undergraduate Class on “Postcolonial Theory and Anticolonial Writing” – Department of English, Texas A&M University, College Station, Texas – March 19, 2014.