Institut

für

Afrikastudien

Herr Akintude Akinyemi

 
Einladende Institution: Dr. Eckhard Breitinger, Anglistik/Amerikanistik
Aufenthalt: 01. Oktober 2009 - 31. Dezember 2009
Email: akinyemi@ufl.edu
Heimatuni: University of Florida (Vereinigte Staaten von Amerika)
Informationen zur Person: As Alexander von Humboldt fellow, hosted by Eckhard Breitinger, Akintunde Akinyemi, professor of African Languages and Literatures at the University of Florida, Gainesville, USA, visited Bayreuth from October – December 2009. During his stay, Akinyemi, who worked on Yoruba literature and language policies in Nigeria, discussed writing and performance in African languages, focusing on new media, video art, Nollywood and ‘new orality’.