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Professor Graham Furniss FBA

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About this Fellow

Oral and written literatures of Africa; orality, performance and genre in the popular cultures of West Africa with particular reference to Hausa-speaking regions of Nigeria and Niger



Current post

  • Emeritus Professor of African Language Literature, SOAS, University of London

Other Africa, Asia and the Middle East Fellows

Professor Dawn Chatty

Middle Eastern ethnography particularly prolonged forced migration, and forced settlement of mobile indigenous peoples as well as biodiversity conservation, sustainable development, and the politics of pastoral livelihoods