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Research in African Literatures

Vol. 30 (1999) through current issue

Research in African Literatures, the premier journal of African literary studies worldwide, serves as a stimulating vehicle in English for research on the oral and written literatures of Africa. Reviews of current scholarly books are included in every number, and a forum offers readers the opportunity to respond to issues raised in articles and book reviews

Published by: Indiana University Press

Volume 47, 2016

Volume 46, 2015

Volume 45, 2014

Volume 44, 2013

Volume 43, 2012

Volume 42, 2011

Volume 41, 2010

Volume 40, 2009

Volume 39, 2008

Volume 38, 2007

Volume 37, 2006

Volume 36, 2005

Volume 35, 2004

Volume 34, 2003

Volume 33, 2002

Volume 32, 2001

Volume 31, 2000

Volume 30, 1999


E-ISSN: 1527-2044
Print ISSN: 0034-5210

Research in African Literatures


Editorial Boards

Volume 47, Number 2, Summer 2016

Editor

Kwaku Larbi Korang (The Ohio State University)

Past Editors

Founding Editor

Bernth Lindfors, (The University of Texas, Austin, 1970–89)

Richard Bjornson (The Ohio State University, 1990–92)

F. Abiola Irele (The Ohio State University, 1992–2003)

John Conteh-Morgan (The Ohio State University, 2003–08)

Associate Editors

Adélékè Adéåkö (The Ohio State University)

Cheikh Thiam (The Ohio State University)

Managing Editor

Molly Reinhoudt (The Ohio State University)

Advisory Board

Pius Adesanmi (Carleton University, Canada)

Susan Z. Andrade (University of Pittsburgh)

Kofi Anyidoho (University of Ghana)

Rita Barnard (University of Pennsylvania)

Carine Bourget (University of Arizona)

Laura Chrisman (University of Washington)

J. Michael Dash (New York University)

Gaurav Desai (Tulane University)

Simon Gikandi (Princeton University)

Russell Hamilton (Vanderbilt University)

Kenneth W. Harrow (Michigan State University)

Waïl Hassan (University of Illinois, Urbana–Champaign)

Anthonia Kalu (The Ohio State University)

Catherine Kroll (Sonoma State University)

Ruthmarie H. Mitsch (Managing Editor, RAL, 1989–2012)

Lydie E. Moudileno (University of Pennsylvania)

H. Adlai Murdoch (Tufts University)

Patrice Nganang (Stony Brook University)

Obioma Nnaemeka (Indiana University–Purdue University Indianapolis

Isidore Okpewho (SUNY-Binghamton)

Tejumola Olaniyan (University of Wisconsin)

Anjali Prabhu (Wellesley College)

Ato Quayson (University of Toronto)

Alain Ricard (Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique, INALCO/Paris 7)

Micheline Rice-Maximin (Swarthmore College)

Volume 47, Number 1, Spring 2016

Editor

Kwaku Larbi Korang (The Ohio State University)

Past Editors

Founding Editor

Bernth Lindfors, (The University of Texas, Austin, 1970–89)

Richard Bjornson (The Ohio State University, 1990–92)

F. Abiola Irele (The Ohio State University, 1992–2003)

John Conteh-Morgan (The Ohio State University, 2003–08)

Associate Editors

Adélékè Adéåkö (The Ohio State University)

Cheikh Thiam (The Ohio State University)

Managing Editor

Molly Reinhoudt (The Ohio State University)

Advisory Board

Pius Adesanmi (Carleton University, Canada)

Susan Z. Andrade (University of Pittsburgh)

Kofi Anyidoho (University of Ghana)

Rita Barnard (University of Pennsylvania)

Carine Bourget (University of Arizona)

Laura Chrisman (University of Washington)

J. Michael Dash (New York University)

Gaurav Desai (Tulane University)

Simon Gikandi (Princeton University)

Russell Hamilton (Vanderbilt University)

Kenneth W. Harrow (Michigan State University)

Waïl Hassan (University of Illinois, Urbana–Champaign)

Anthonia Kalu (The Ohio State University)

Catherine Kroll (Sonoma State University)

Ruthmarie H. Mitsch (Managing Editor, RAL, 1989–2012)

Lydie E. Moudileno (University of Pennsylvania)

H. Adlai Murdoch (Tufts University)

Patrice Nganang (Stony Brook University)

Obioma Nnaemeka (Indiana University–Purdue University Indianapolis

Isidore Okpewho (SUNY-Binghamton)

Tejumola Olaniyan (University of Wisconsin)

Anjali Prabhu (Wellesley College)

Ato Quayson (University of Toronto)

Alain Ricard (Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique, INALCO/Paris 7)

Micheline Rice-Maximin (Swarthmore College)

Volume 46, Number 4, Winter 2015

Editor

Kwaku Larbi Korang (The Ohio State University)

Past Editors

Bernth Lindfors, Founding Editor (The University of Texas, Austin, 1970–89)

Richard Bjornson (The Ohio State University, 1990–92)

F. Abiola Irele (The Ohio State University, 1992–2003)

John Conteh-Morgan (The Ohio State University, 2003–08)

Associate Editors

Adélékè Adéåkö (The Ohio State University)

Cheikh Thiam (The Ohio State University)

Managing Editor

Molly Reinhoudt (The Ohio State University)

Advisory Board

Pius Adesanmi (Carleton University, Canada)

Susan Z. Andrade (University of Pittsburgh)

Kofi Anyidoho (University of Ghana)

Rita Barnard (University of Pennsylvania)

Carine Bourget (University of Arizona)

Laura Chrisman (University of Washington)

J. Michael Dash (New York University)

Gaurav Desai (Tulane University)

Simon Gikandi (Princeton University)

Russell Hamilton (Vanderbilt University)

Kenneth W. Harrow (Michigan State University)

Waïl Hassan (University of Illinois, Urbana–Champaign)

Anthonia Kalu (The Ohio State University)

Catherine Kroll (Sonoma State University)

Ruthmarie H. Mitsch (Managing Editor, RAL, 1989–2012)

Lydie E. Moudileno (University of Pennsylvania)

H. Adlai Murdoch (Tufts University)

Patrice Nganang (Stony Brook University)

Obioma Nnaemeka (Indiana University–Purdue University Indianapolis

Isidore Okpewho (SUNY-Binghamton)

Tejumola Olaniyan (University of Wisconsin)

Anjali Prabhu (Wellesley College)

Ato Quayson (University of Toronto)

Alain Ricard (Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique, INALCO/Paris 7)

Micheline Rice-Maximin (Swarthmore College)

Volume 46, Number 3, Fall 2015

Editor

Kwaku Larbi Korang (The Ohio State University)

Associate Editors

Adélékè Adéåkö (The Ohio State University)

Cheikh Thiam (The Ohio State University)

Managing Editor

Molly Reinhoudt (The Ohio State University)

Past Editors

Bernth Lindfors, Founding Editor (The University of Texas, Austin, 1970–89)

Richard Bjornson (The Ohio State University, 1990–92)

F. Abiola Irele (The Ohio State University, 1992–2003)

John Conteh-Morgan (The Ohio State University, 2003–08)

Advisory Board

Pius Adesanmi (Carleton University, Canada)

Susan Z. Andrade (University of Pittsburgh)

Kofi Anyidoho (University of Ghana)

Rita Barnard (University of Pennsylvania)

Carine Bourget (University of Arizona)

Laura Chrisman (University of Washington)

J. Michael Dash (New York University)

Gaurav Desai (Tulane University)

Simon Gikandi (Princeton University)

Russell Hamilton (Vanderbilt University)

Kenneth W. Harrow (Michigan State University)

Waïl Hassan (University of Illinois, Urbana–Champaign)

Anthonia Kalu (The Ohio State University)

Catherine Kroll (Sonoma State University)

Ruthmarie H. Mitsch (Managing Editor, RAL, 1989–2012)

Lydie E. Moudileno (University of Pennsylvania)

H. Adlai Murdoch (Tufts University)

Patrice Nganang (Stony Brook University)

Obioma Nnaemeka (Indiana University–Purdue University Indianapolis

Isidore Okpewho (SUNY-Binghamton)

Tejumola Olaniyan (University of Wisconsin)

Anjali Prabhu (Wellesley College)

Ato Quayson (University of Toronto)

Alain Ricard (Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique, INALCO/Paris 7)

Micheline Rice-Maximin (Swarthmore College)

Volume 46, Number 2, Summer 2015

Editor

Kwaku Larbi Korang (The Ohio State University)

Associate Editors

Adélékè Adéåkö (The Ohio State University)

Cheikh Thiam (The Ohio State University)

Managing Editor

Molly Reinhoudt (The Ohio State University)

Past Editors

Bernth Lindfors, Founding Editor (The University of Texas, Austin, 1970–89)

Richard Bjornson (The Ohio State University, 1990–92)

F. Abiola Irele (The Ohio State University, 1992–2003)

John Conteh-Morgan (The Ohio State University, 2003–08)

Advisory Board

Pius Adesanmi (Carleton University, Canada)

Susan Z. Andrade (University of Pittsburgh)

Kofi Anyidoho (University of Ghana)

Rita Barnard (University of Pennsylvania)

Carine Bourget (University of Arizona)

Laura Chrisman (University of Washington)

J. Michael Dash (New York University)

Gaurav Desai (Tulane University)

Simon Gikandi (Princeton University)

Russell Hamilton (Vanderbilt University)

Kenneth W. Harrow (Michigan State University)

Waïl Hassan (University of Illinois, Urbana–Champaign)

Anthonia Kalu (The Ohio State University)

Catherine Kroll (Sonoma State University)

Ruthmarie H. Mitsch (Managing Editor, RAL, 1989–2012)

Lydie E. Moudileno (University of Pennsylvania)

H. Adlai Murdoch (Tufts University)

Patrice Nganang (Stony Brook University)

Obioma Nnaemeka (Indiana University–Purdue University Indianapolis

Isidore Okpewho (SUNY-Binghamton)

Tejumola Olaniyan (University of Wisconsin)

Anjali Prabhu (Wellesley College)

Ato Quayson (University of Toronto)

Alain Ricard (Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique, INALCO/Paris 7)

Micheline Rice-Maximin (Swarthmore College)

Volume 46, Number 1, Spring 2015

Editor

Kwaku Larbi Korang (The Ohio State University)

Associate Editors

Adélékè Adéåkö (The Ohio State University)

Cheikh Thiam (The Ohio State University)

Managing Editor

Molly Reinhoudt (The Ohio State University)

Past Editors

Bernth Lindfors, Founding Editor (The University of Texas, Austin, 1970–89)

Richard Bjornson (The Ohio State University, 1990–92)

F. Abiola Irele (The Ohio State University, 1992–2003)

John Conteh-Morgan (The Ohio State University, 2003–08)

Advisory Board

Pius Adesanmi (Carleton University, Canada)

Susan Z. Andrade (University of Pittsburgh)

Kofi Anyidoho (University of Ghana)

Rita Barnard (University of Pennsylvania)

Carine Bourget (University of Arizona)

Laura Chrisman (University of Washington)

J. Michael Dash (New York University)

Gaurav Desai (Tulane University)

Simon Gikandi (Princeton University)

Russell Hamilton (Vanderbilt University)

Kenneth W. Harrow (Michigan State University)

Waïl Hassan (University of Illinois, Urbana–Champaign)

Anthonia Kalu (The Ohio State University)

Catherine Kroll (Sonoma State University)

Ruthmarie H. Mitsch (Managing Editor, RAL, 1989–2012)

Lydie E. Moudileno (University of Pennsylvania)

H. Adlai Murdoch (Tufts University)

Patrice Nganang (Stony Brook University)

Obioma Nnaemeka (Indiana University–Purdue University Indianapolis

Isidore Okpewho (SUNY-Binghamton)

Tejumola Olaniyan (University of Wisconsin)

Anjali Prabhu (Wellesley College)

Ato Quayson (University of Toronto)

Alain Ricard (Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique, INALCO/Paris 7)

Micheline Rice-Maximin (Swarthmore College)

Volume 45, Number 4, Winter 2014

Editor

Kwaku Larbi Korang (The Ohio State University)

Associate Editors

Adélékè Adéåkö (The Ohio State University)

Cheikh Thiam (The Ohio State University)

Managing Editor

Molly Reinhoudt (The Ohio State University)

Past Editors

Bernth Lindfors, Founding Editor (The University of Texas, Austin, 1970–89)

Richard Bjornson (The Ohio State University, 1990–92)

F. Abiola Irele (The Ohio State University, 1992–2003)

John Conteh-Morgan (The Ohio State University, 2003–08)

Advisory Board

Pius Adesanmi (Carleton University, Canada)

Susan Z. Andrade (University of Pittsburgh)

Kofi Anyidoho (University of Ghana)

Rita Barnard (University of Pennsylvania)

Carine Bourget (University of Arizona)

Laura Chrisman (University of Washington)

J. Michael Dash (New York University)

Gaurav Desai (Tulane University)

Simon Gikandi (Princeton University)

Russell Hamilton (Vanderbilt University)

Kenneth W. Harrow (Michigan State University)

Waïl Hassan (University of Illinois, Urbana–Champaign)

Anthonia Kalu (The Ohio State University)

Catherine Kroll (Sonoma State University)

Ruthmarie H. Mitsch (Managing Editor, RAL, 1989–2012)

Lydie E. Moudileno (University of Pennsylvania)

H. Adlai Murdoch (Tufts University)

Patrice Nganang (Stony Brook University)

Obioma Nnaemeka (Indiana University–Purdue University Indianapolis

Isidore Okpewho (SUNY-Binghamton)

Tejumola Olaniyan (University of Wisconsin)

Anjali Prabhu (Wellesley College)

Ato Quayson (University of Toronto)

Alain Ricard (Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique, INALCO/Paris 7)

Micheline Rice-Maximin (Swarthmore College)

Volume 45, Number 3, Fall 2014

Editor

Kwaku Larbi Korang (The Ohio State University)

Associate Editors

Adélékè Adéåkö (The Ohio State University) Cheikh Thiam (The Ohio State University)

Managing Editor

Molly Reinhoudt (The Ohio State University)

Past Editors

Bernth Lindfors, Founding Editor (The University of Texas, Austin, 1970–89)

Richard Bjornson (The Ohio State University, 1990–92)

F. Abiola Irele (The Ohio State University, 1992–2003)

John Conteh-Morgan (The Ohio State University, 2003–08)

Advisory Board

Pius Adesanmi (Carleton University, Canada)

Susan Z. Andrade (University of Pittsburgh)

Kofi Anyidoho (University of Ghana)

Rita Barnard (University of Pennsylvania)

Carine Bourget (University of Arizona)

Laura Chrisman (University of Washington)

J. Michael Dash (New York University)

Gaurav Desai (Tulane University)

Simon Gikandi (Princeton University)

Russell Hamilton (Vanderbilt University)

Kenneth W. Harrow (Michigan State University)

Waïl Hassan (University of Illinois, Urbana–Champaign)

Anthonia Kalu (The Ohio State University)

Catherine Kroll (Sonoma State University)

Ruthmarie H. Mitsch (Managing Editor, RAL, 1989–2012)

Lydie E. Moudileno (University of Pennsylvania)

H. Adlai Murdoch (Tufts University)

Patrice Nganang (Stony Brook University)

Obioma Nnaemeka (Indiana University–Purdue

University Indianapolis

Isidore Okpewho (SUNY-Binghamton)

Tejumola Olaniyan (University of Wisconsin)

Anjali Prabhu (Wellesley College)

Ato Quayson (University of Toronto)

Alain Ricard (Centre National de la Recherche

Scientifique, INALCO/Paris 7)

Micheline Rice-Maximin (Swarthmore College)

Volume 45, Number 2, Summer 2014

Editor

Kwaku Larbi Korang (The Ohio State University)

Associate Editors

Adélékè Adéåkö (The Ohio State University)
Cheikh Thiam (The Ohio State University)

Managing Editor

Molly Reinhoudt (The Ohio State University)

Past Editors

Bernth Lindfors, Founding Editor (The University of Texas, Austin, 1970–89)
Richard Bjornson (The Ohio State University, 1990–92)
F. Abiola Irele (The Ohio State University, 1992–2003)
John Conteh-Morgan (The Ohio State University, 2003–08)

Advisory Board

Pius Adesanmi (Carleton University, Canada)
Susan Z. Andrade (University of Pittsburgh)
Kofi Anyidoho (University of Ghana)
Rita Barnard (University of Pennsylvania)
Carine Bourget (University of Arizona)
Laura Chrisman (University of Washington)
J. Michael Dash (New York University)
Gaurav Desai (Tulane University)
Simon Gikandi (Princeton University)
Russell Hamilton (Vanderbilt University)
Kenneth W. Harrow (Michigan State University)
Waïl Hassan (University of Illinois, Urbana–Champaign)
Anthonia Kalu (The Ohio State University)
Catherine Kroll (Sonoma State University)
Ruthmarie H. Mitsch (Managing Editor, RAL, 1989–2012)
Lydie E. Moudileno (University of Pennsylvania)
H. Adlai Murdoch (University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign)
Patrice Nganang (Stony Brook University)
Obioma Nnaemeka (Indiana University–Purdue University Indianapolis
Isidore Okpewho (SUNY-Binghamton)
Tejumola Olaniyan (University of Wisconsin)
Anjali Prabhu (Wellesley College)
Ato Quayson (University of Toronto)
Alain Ricard (Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique, INALCO/Paris 7)
Micheline Rice-Maximin (Swarthmore College)

Volume 45, Number 1, Spring 2014

Editor

Kwaku Larbi Korang (The Ohio State University)

Associate Editors

Adélékè Adéåkö (The Ohio State University)
Cheikh Thiam (The Ohio State University)

Managing Editor

Molly Reinhoudt (The Ohio State University)

Past Editors

Bernth Lindfors, Founding Editor (The University of Texas, Austin, 1970–89)
Richard Bjornson (The Ohio State University, 1990–92)
F. Abiola Irele (The Ohio State University, 1992–2003)
John Conteh-Morgan (The Ohio State University, 2003–08)

Advisory Board

Pius Adesanmi (Carleton University, Canada)
Susan Z. Andrade (University of Pittsburgh)
Kofi Anyidoho (University of Ghana)
Rita Barnard (University of Pennsylvania)
Carine Bourget (University of Arizona)
Laura Chrisman (University of Washington)
J. Michael Dash (New York University)
Gaurav Desai (Tulane University)
Simon Gikandi (Princeton University)
Russell Hamilton (Vanderbilt University)
Kenneth W. Harrow (Michigan State University)
Waïl Hassan (University of Illinois, Urbana–Champaign)
Anthonia Kalu (The Ohio State University)
Catherine Kroll (Sonoma State University)
Ruthmarie H. Mitsch (Managing Editor, RAL, 1989–2012)
Lydie E. Moudileno (University of Pennsylvania)
H. Adlai Murdoch (University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign)
Patrice Nganang (Stony Brook University)
Obioma Nnaemeka (Indiana University–Purdue University Indianapolis
Isidore Okpewho (SUNY-Binghamton)
Tejumola Olaniyan (University of Wisconsin)
Anjali Prabhu (Wellesley College)
Ato Quayson (University of Toronto)
Alain Ricard (Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique, INALCO/Paris 7)
Micheline Rice-Maximin (Swarthmore College)

Volume 44, Number 4, Winter 2013

Editor

Kwaku Larbi Korang (The Ohio State University)

Associate Editors

Adélékè Adéåkö (The Ohio State University)
Cheikh Thiam (The Ohio State University)

Managing Editor

Molly Reinhoudt (The Ohio State University)

Past Editors

Bernth Lindfors, Founding Editor (The University of Texas, Austin, 1970–89)
Richard Bjornson (The Ohio State University, 1990–92)
F. Abiola Irele (The Ohio State University, 1992–2003)
John Conteh-Morgan (The Ohio State University, 2003–08)

Advisory Board

Pius Adesanmi (Carleton University, Canada)
Susan Z. Andrade (University of Pittsburgh)
Kofi Anyidoho (University of Ghana)
Rita Barnard (University of Pennsylvania)
Carine Bourget (University of Arizona)
Laura Chrisman (University of Washington)
J. Michael Dash (New York University)
Gaurav Desai (Tulane University)
Simon Gikandi (Princeton University)
Russell Hamilton (Vanderbilt University)
Kenneth W. Harrow (Michigan State University)
Waïl Hassan (University of Illinois, Urbana–Champaign)
Anthonia Kalu (The Ohio State University)
Catherine Kroll (Sonoma State University)
Ruthmarie H. Mitsch (Managing Editor, RAL, 1989–2012)
Lydie E. Moudileno (University of Pennsylvania)
H. Adlai Murdoch (University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign)
Patrice Nganang (Stony Brook University)
Obioma Nnaemeka (Indiana University–Purdue University Indianapolis
Isidore Okpewho (SUNY-Binghamton)
Tejumola Olaniyan (University of Wisconsin)
Anjali Prabhu (Wellesley College)
Ato Quayson (University of Toronto)
Alain Ricard (Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique, INALCO/Paris 7)
Micheline Rice-Maximin (Swarthmore College)

Volume 44, Number 3, Fall 2013

Editor

Kwaku Larbi Korang (The Ohio State University)

Associate Editors

Adélékè Adéåkö (The Ohio State University)
Cheikh Thiam (The Ohio State University)

Managing Editor

Molly Reinhoudt (The Ohio State University)

Past Editors

Bernth Lindfors, Founding Editor (The University of Texas, Austin, 1970–89)
Richard Bjornson (The Ohio State University, 1990–92)
F. Abiola Irele (The Ohio State University, 1992–2003)
John Conteh-Morgan (The Ohio State University, 2003–08)

Advisory Board

Pius Adesanmi (Carleton University, Canada)
Susan Z. Andrade (University of Pittsburgh)
Kofi Anyidoho (University of Ghana)
Rita Barnard (University of Pennsylvania)
Carine Bourget (University of Arizona)
Laura Chrisman (University of Washington)
J. Michael Dash (New York University)
Gaurav Desai (Tulane University)
Simon Gikandi (Princeton University)
Russell Hamilton (Vanderbilt University)
Kenneth W. Harrow (Michigan State University)
Waïl Hassan (University of Illinois, Urbana–Champaign)
Anthonia Kalu (The Ohio State University)
Catherine Kroll (Sonoma State University)
Ruthmarie H. Mitsch (Managing Editor, RAL, 1989–2012)
Lydie E. Moudileno (University of Pennsylvania)
H. Adlai Murdoch (University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign)
Patrice Nganang (Stony Brook University)
Obioma Nnaemeka (Indiana University–Purdue University Indianapolis
Isidore Okpewho (SUNY-Binghamton)
Tejumola Olaniyan (University of Wisconsin)
Anjali Prabhu (Wellesley College)
Ato Quayson (University of Toronto)
Alain Ricard (Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique, INALCO/Paris 7)
Micheline Rice-Maximin (Swarthmore College)

Volume 44, Number 2, Summer 2013

Editor

Kwaku Larbi Korang, The Ohio State University

Associate Editors

Adélékè Adéèkó, The Ohio State University
Cheik Thiam, The Ohio State University

Managing Editor

Molly Reinhoudt

Past Editors

Bernth Lindfors, The University of Texas, Austin, 1970-89
Richard Bjornson, The Ohio State University, 1990-92
F. Abiola Irele, The Ohio State University, 1992-2003
John Conteh-Morgan, The Ohio State University, 2003-08

Advisory Board

Farida Abu-Haidar, Institute of Linguists, London
Pius Adesanmi, Carleton University, Canada
Susan Z. Andrade, University of Pittsburgh
Kofi Anyidoho, Universitiy of Ghana
Rita Barnard, University of Pennsylvania
Carine Bourget, University of Arizona
Laura Chrisman, University of Washington
J. Michael Dash, New York University
Gaurav Desai, Tulane University
Simon Gikandi, Princeton University
Russell Hamilton, Vanderbilt University
Kenneth W. Harrow, Michigan State University
Waïl Hassan, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign
Anthonia Kalu, The Ohio State University
Catherine Kroll, Sonoma State University
Lydie Moudileno, University of Pennsylvania
H. Adlai Murdoch, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign
Patrice Nganang, Stony Brook University
Obioma Nnaemeka, Indiana University-Purdue University, Indianapolis
Isidore Okpewho, SUNY-Binghamton
Tejumola Olaniyan, University of Wisconsin
Anjali Prabhu, Wellesley College
Ato Quayson, University of Toronto
Alain Ricard, Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique INALCO/Paris 7
Micheline Rice-Maximin, Swarthmore College

Volume 44, Number 1, Spring 2013

Editor

Kwaku Larbi Korang, The Ohio State University

Associate Editors

Adélékè Adéèkó, The Ohio State University
Cheik Thiam, The Ohio State University

Managing Editor

Molly Reinhoudt

Past Editors

Bernth Lindfors, The University of Texas, Austin, 1970-89
Richard Bjornson, The Ohio State University, 1990-92
F. Abiola Irele, The Ohio State University, 1992-2003
John Conteh-Morgan, The Ohio State University, 2003-08

Advisory Board

Farida Abu-Haidar, Institute of Linguists, London
Pius Adesanmi, Carleton University, Canada
Susan Z. Andrade, University of Pittsburgh
Kofi Anyidoho, Universitiy of Ghana
Rita Barnard, University of Pennsylvania
Carine Bourget, University of Arizona
Laura Chrisman, University of Washington
J. Michael Dash, New York University
Gaurav Desai, Tulane University
Simon Gikandi, Princeton University
Russell Hamilton, Vanderbilt University
Kenneth W. Harrow, Michigan State University
Waïl Hassan, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign
Anthonia Kalu, The Ohio State University
Catherine Kroll, Sonoma State University
Lydie Moudileno, University of Pennsylvania
H. Adlai Murdoch, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign
Patrice Nganang, Stony Brook University
Obioma Nnaemeka, Indiana University-Purdue University, Indianapolis
Isidore Okpewho, SUNY-Binghamton
Tejumola Olaniyan, University of Wisconsin
Anjali Prabhu, Wellesley College
Ato Quayson, University of Toronto
Alain Ricard, Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique INALCO/Paris 7
Micheline Rice-Maximin, Swarthmore College

Volume 43, Number 4, Winter 2012

Editor

Kwaku Larbi Korang, The Ohio State University

Associate Editors

Adélékè Adéèkó, The Ohio State University
Cheik Thiam, The Ohio State University

Managing Editor

Molly Reinhoudt

Past Editors

Bernth Lindfors, The University of Texas, Austin, 1970-89
Richard Bjornson, The Ohio State University, 1990-92
F. Abiola Irele, The Ohio State University, 1992-2003
John Conteh-Morgan, The Ohio State University, 2003-08

Advisory Board

Farida Abu-Haidar, Institute of Linguists, London
Pius Adesanmi, Carleton University, Canada
Susan Z. Andrade, University of Pittsburgh
Kofi Anyidoho, Universitiy of Ghana
Rita Barnard, University of Pennsylvania
Carine Bourget, University of Arizona
Laura Chrisman, University of Washington
J. Michael Dash, New York University
Gaurav Desai, Tulane University
Simon Gikandi, Princeton University
Russell Hamilton, Vanderbilt University
Kenneth W. Harrow, Michigan State University
Waïl Hassan, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign
Anthonia Kalu, The Ohio State University
Catherine Kroll, Sonoma State University
Lydie Moudileno, University of Pennsylvania
H. Adlai Murdoch, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign
Patrice Nganang, Stony Brook University
Obioma Nnaemeka, Indiana University-Purdue University, Indianapolis
Isidore Okpewho, SUNY-Binghamton
Tejumola Olaniyan, University of Wisconsin
Anjali Prabhu, Wellesley College
Ato Quayson, University of Toronto
Alain Ricard, Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique INALCO/Paris 7
Micheline Rice-Maximin, Swarthmore College

Volume 43, Number 3, Fall 2012

Editor

Kwaku Larbi Korang, The Ohio State University

Associate Editors

Adélékè Adéèkó, The Ohio State University
Cheik Thiam, The Ohio State University

Managing Editor

Molly Reinhoudt

Past Editors

Bernth Lindfors, The University of Texas, Austin, 1970-89
Richard Bjornson, The Ohio State University, 1990-92
F. Abiola Irele, The Ohio State University, 1992-2003
John Conteh-Morgan, The Ohio State University, 2003-08

Advisory Board

Farida Abu-Haidar, Institute of Linguists, London
Pius Adesanmi, Carleton University, Canada
Susan Z. Andrade, University of Pittsburgh
Kofi Anyidoho, Universitiy of Ghana
Rita Barnard, University of Pennsylvania
Carine Bourget, University of Arizona
Laura Chrisman, University of Washington
J. Michael Dash, New York University
Gaurav Desai, Tulane University
Simon Gikandi, Princeton University
Russell Hamilton, Vanderbilt University
Kenneth W. Harrow, Michigan State University
Waïl Hassan, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign
Anthonia Kalu, The Ohio State University
Catherine Kroll, Sonoma State University
Lydie Moudileno, University of Pennsylvania
H. Adlai Murdoch, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign
Patrice Nganang, Stony Brook University
Obioma Nnaemeka, Indiana University-Purdue University, Indianapolis
Isidore Okpewho, SUNY-Binghamton
Tejumola Olaniyan, University of Wisconsin
Anjali Prabhu, Wellesley College
Ato Quayson, University of Toronto
Alain Ricard, Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique INALCO/Paris 7
Micheline Rice-Maximin, Swarthmore College

Volume 43, Number 2, Summer 2012

Editor

Kwaku Larbi Korang, The Ohio State University

Associate Editors

Adélékè Adéèkó, The Ohio State University
Cheik Thiam, The Ohio State University

Managing Editor

Molly Reinhoudt

Past Editors

Bernth Lindfors, The University of Texas, Austin, 1970-89
Richard Bjornson, The Ohio State University, 1990-92
F. Abiola Irele, The Ohio State University, 1992-2003
John Conteh-Morgan, The Ohio State University, 2003-08

Advisory Board

Farida Abu-Haidar, Institute of Linguists, London
Pius Adesanmi, Carleton University, Canada
Susan Z. Andrade, University of Pittsburgh
Kofi Anyidoho, Universitiy of Ghana
Rita Barnard, University of Pennsylvania
Carine Bourget, University of Arizona
Laura Chrisman, University of Washington
J. Michael Dash, New York University
Gaurav Desai, Tulane University
Simon Gikandi, Princeton University
Russell Hamilton, Vanderbilt University
Kenneth W. Harrow, Michigan State University
Waïl Hassan, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign
Anthonia Kalu, The Ohio State University
Catherine Kroll, Sonoma State University
Lydie Moudileno, University of Pennsylvania
H. Adlai Murdoch, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign
Patrice Nganang, Stony Brook University
Obioma Nnaemeka, Indiana University-Purdue University, Indianapolis
Isidore Okpewho, SUNY-Binghamton
Tejumola Olaniyan, University of Wisconsin
Anjali Prabhu, Wellesley College
Ato Quayson, University of Toronto
Alain Ricard, Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique INALCO/Paris 7
Micheline Rice-Maximin, Swarthmore College

Volume 43, Number 1, Spring 2012

Editor

Kwaku Larbi Korang, The Ohio State University

Associate Editors

Adélékè Adéèkó, The Ohio State University
Cheik Thiam, The Ohio State University

Managing Editor

Molly Reinhoudt

Past Editors

Bernth Lindfors, The University of Texas, Austin, 1970-89
Richard Bjornson, The Ohio State University, 1990-92
F. Abiola Irele, The Ohio State University, 1992-2003
John Conteh-Morgan, The Ohio State University, 2003-08

Advisory Board

Farida Abu-Haidar, Institute of Linguists, London
Pius Adesanmi, Carleton University, Canada
Susan Z. Andrade, University of Pittsburgh
Kofi Anyidoho, Universitiy of Ghana
Rita Barnard, University of Pennsylvania
Carine Bourget, University of Arizona
Laura Chrisman, University of Washington
J. Michael Dash, New York University
Gaurav Desai, Tulane University
Simon Gikandi, Princeton University
Russell Hamilton, Vanderbilt University
Kenneth W. Harrow, Michigan State University
Waïl Hassan, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign
Anthonia Kalu, The Ohio State University
Catherine Kroll, Sonoma State University
Lydie Moudileno, University of Pennsylvania
H. Adlai Murdoch, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign
Patrice Nganang, Stony Brook University
Obioma Nnaemeka, Indiana University-Purdue University, Indianapolis
Isidore Okpewho, SUNY-Binghamton
Tejumola Olaniyan, University of Wisconsin
Anjali Prabhu, Wellesley College
Ato Quayson, University of Toronto
Alain Ricard, Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique INALCO/Paris 7
Micheline Rice-Maximin, Swarthmore College

Volume 42, Number 4, Winter 2011

Editor

Kwaku Larbi Korang, The Ohio State University

Associate Editors

Adélékè Adéèkó, The Ohio State University
Cheik Thiam, The Ohio State University

Managing Editor

Molly Reinhoudt

Past Editors

Bernth Lindfors, The University of Texas, Austin, 1970-89
Richard Bjornson, The Ohio State University, 1990-92
F. Abiola Irele, The Ohio State University, 1992-2003
John Conteh-Morgan, The Ohio State University, 2003-08

Advisory Board

Farida Abu-Haidar, Institute of Linguists, London
Pius Adesanmi, Carleton University, Canada
Susan Z. Andrade, University of Pittsburgh
Kofi Anyidoho, Universitiy of Ghana
Rita Barnard, University of Pennsylvania
Carine Bourget, University of Arizona
Laura Chrisman, University of Washington
J. Michael Dash, New York University
Gaurav Desai, Tulane University
Simon Gikandi, Princeton University
Russell Hamilton, Vanderbilt University
Kenneth W. Harrow, Michigan State University
Waïl Hassan, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign
Anthonia Kalu, The Ohio State University
Catherine Kroll, Sonoma State University
Lydie Moudileno, University of Pennsylvania
H. Adlai Murdoch, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign
Patrice Nganang, Stony Brook University
Obioma Nnaemeka, Indiana University-Purdue University, Indianapolis
Isidore Okpewho, SUNY-Binghamton
Tejumola Olaniyan, University of Wisconsin
Anjali Prabhu, Wellesley College
Ato Quayson, University of Toronto
Alain Ricard, Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique INALCO/Paris 7
Micheline Rice-Maximin, Swarthmore College

Volume 42, Number 3, Fall 2011

Editor

Kwaku Larbi Korang, The Ohio State University

Associate Editors

Adélékè Adéèkó, The Ohio State University
Cheik Thiam, The Ohio State University

Managing Editor

Molly Reinhoudt

Past Editors

Bernth Lindfors, The University of Texas, Austin, 1970-89
Richard Bjornson, The Ohio State University, 1990-92
F. Abiola Irele, The Ohio State University, 1992-2003
John Conteh-Morgan, The Ohio State University, 2003-08

Advisory Board

Farida Abu-Haidar, Institute of Linguists, London
Pius Adesanmi, Carleton University, Canada
Susan Z. Andrade, University of Pittsburgh
Kofi Anyidoho, Universitiy of Ghana
Rita Barnard, University of Pennsylvania
Carine Bourget, University of Arizona
Laura Chrisman, University of Washington
J. Michael Dash, New York University
Gaurav Desai, Tulane University
Simon Gikandi, Princeton University
Russell Hamilton, Vanderbilt University
Kenneth W. Harrow, Michigan State University
Waïl Hassan, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign
Anthonia Kalu, The Ohio State University
Catherine Kroll, Sonoma State University
Lydie Moudileno, University of Pennsylvania
H. Adlai Murdoch, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign
Patrice Nganang, Stony Brook University
Obioma Nnaemeka, Indiana University-Purdue University, Indianapolis
Isidore Okpewho, SUNY-Binghamton
Tejumola Olaniyan, University of Wisconsin
Anjali Prabhu, Wellesley College
Ato Quayson, University of Toronto
Alain Ricard, Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique INALCO/Paris 7
Micheline Rice-Maximin, Swarthmore College

Volume 42, Number 2, Summer 2011

Editor

Kwaku Larbi Korang, The Ohio State University

Associate Editors

Adélékè Adéèkó, The Ohio State University
Cheik Thiam, The Ohio State University

Managing Editor

Molly Reinhoudt

Past Editors

Bernth Lindfors, The University of Texas, Austin, 1970-89
Richard Bjornson, The Ohio State University, 1990-92
F. Abiola Irele, The Ohio State University, 1992-2003
John Conteh-Morgan, The Ohio State University, 2003-08

Advisory Board

Farida Abu-Haidar, Institute of Linguists, London
Pius Adesanmi, Carleton University, Canada
Susan Z. Andrade, University of Pittsburgh
Kofi Anyidoho, Universitiy of Ghana
Rita Barnard, University of Pennsylvania
Carine Bourget, University of Arizona
Laura Chrisman, University of Washington
J. Michael Dash, New York University
Gaurav Desai, Tulane University
Simon Gikandi, Princeton University
Russell Hamilton, Vanderbilt University
Kenneth W. Harrow, Michigan State University
Waïl Hassan, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign
Anthonia Kalu, The Ohio State University
Catherine Kroll, Sonoma State University
Lydie Moudileno, University of Pennsylvania
H. Adlai Murdoch, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign
Patrice Nganang, Stony Brook University
Obioma Nnaemeka, Indiana University-Purdue University, Indianapolis
Isidore Okpewho, SUNY-Binghamton
Tejumola Olaniyan, University of Wisconsin
Anjali Prabhu, Wellesley College
Ato Quayson, University of Toronto
Alain Ricard, Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique INALCO/Paris 7
Micheline Rice-Maximin, Swarthmore College

Volume 42, Number 1, Spring 2011

Editor

Kwaku Larbi Korang, The Ohio State University

Associate Editors

Adélékè Adéèkó, The Ohio State University
Cheik Thiam, The Ohio State University

Managing Editor

Molly Reinhoudt

Past Editors

Bernth Lindfors, The University of Texas, Austin, 1970-89
Richard Bjornson, The Ohio State University, 1990-92
F. Abiola Irele, The Ohio State University, 1992-2003
John Conteh-Morgan, The Ohio State University, 2003-08

Advisory Board

Farida Abu-Haidar, Institute of Linguists, London
Pius Adesanmi, Carleton University, Canada
Susan Z. Andrade, University of Pittsburgh
Kofi Anyidoho, Universitiy of Ghana
Rita Barnard, University of Pennsylvania
Carine Bourget, University of Arizona
Laura Chrisman, University of Washington
J. Michael Dash, New York University
Gaurav Desai, Tulane University
Simon Gikandi, Princeton University
Russell Hamilton, Vanderbilt University
Kenneth W. Harrow, Michigan State University
Waïl Hassan, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign
Anthonia Kalu, The Ohio State University
Catherine Kroll, Sonoma State University
Lydie Moudileno, University of Pennsylvania
H. Adlai Murdoch, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign
Patrice Nganang, Stony Brook University
Obioma Nnaemeka, Indiana University-Purdue University, Indianapolis
Isidore Okpewho, SUNY-Binghamton
Tejumola Olaniyan, University of Wisconsin
Anjali Prabhu, Wellesley College
Ato Quayson, University of Toronto
Alain Ricard, Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique INALCO/Paris 7
Micheline Rice-Maximin, Swarthmore College

Volume 41, Number 4, Winter 2010

    Editor

    John Conteh-Morgan

    Associate Editors

    Alamin Mazrui
    Danielle Marx-Scouras
    Julia Watson

    Book Review Editor

    Ruth H. Lindeborg, Ohio State University

    Managing Editor

    Ruthmarie H. Mitsch

    Editorial Board

    Farida Abu-Haidar
    Laura Chrisman
    Michael Dash
    Henry Louis Gates, Jr.
    Simon Gikandi
    Russell G. Hamilton
    Alec G. Hargreaves
    Kenneth W. Harrow
    Lemuel Johnson
    Ambroise Kom
    Daniel P. Kunene
    Mildred Mortimer
    Elisabeth Mudimbe-Boyi
    Isidore Okpewho
    Lizabeth Paravisini-Gebert
    Alain Ricard
    Janos Riesz
    Janice Spleth
    C. W. Swanepoel

    Past Editors

    Bernth Lindfors (1970-89)
    Richard Bjornson (1990-92)
    F. Abiola Irele (1992-2003)

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