JALA: Volume 3, No. 2

Summer/Fall 2009
Abioseh Porter, Editor

Table of Contents

36th Annual Conference-University of Arizona Program

Re-Investing ourselves in the ALA 
Omofolabo Ajayi-Soyinka

The Creative Pursuit in Global Time
Wole Soyinka

If You Want Justice, You Must Work for Truth 
Tess Onwueme

Endangered Species: African Cultures, Languages, and Literatures
Akachi Ezeigbo

La Science de la culture et la liberte du reve
Nkashama Pius Ngandu

Cosmopolitanism, Translation, and Literary Studies
Kwame Anthony Appiah

Drum Rider: A Tribute to Bi Kidude
Shailja Patel

The Pink Mountain: Landscapes and the Conception of a Literature of Public Action
Zakes Mda

Storytelling in the African World
Isidore Okpewho

Coming to America: 'African Princes' in America
Gareth Griffiths

Forced Relations in Lusophone African Literature
E Adedeji Omoteso

Beverly Naidoo's The Other Side of Truth: a Modern Fairy Tale of Loss?
Ina Wester

Modernity, Race, and Gender, in the "State of Tides" 
Marie Kruger

An Interview with Patrice Nganang 
Peter Vakunta

AlA 2009 Photo Album
Abioseh Porter


Emerging Perspectives on Akinkumi Isola
Olabode Ibironke

Kapu Sehns Nor Kapu Word (Knowledge is More than Mere Words)
Roland Bankole Marke

African Women and Representation
Marie Kruger

Critical Reflections on the Works of Tayo Olafioye
Blessing Diala-Ogamba

Creolisations in Nigerian Theatre
Blessing Diala-Ogamba