2020 Program Sessions

249. The Multilingual Maghreb

10:15 AM–11:30 AM Jan 10, 2020 (US - Pacific)

WSCC - Yakima 2

Session Information


1: Colloquial Arabic and the Languages of the Nineteenth-Century Algerian Periodical Press: Multilingualism, Modernism, and the Vernacular

Matthew Brauer, Northwestern U

2: Theorizing a Maghrebi Plurilangue

Edwige Tamalet Talbayev, Tulane U

3: Co-Opting Orientalist Fictions: Representing Otherness and Its Language(s) in Historical Graphic Novels of French Colonial Algeria

Sonali Ravi, Princeton U

4: ‘Je Suis Noir et Amazigh’: The Maghreb’s Berber Question from the Margins to the Center

Ammar Naji, Colorado C


Karl Ashoka Britto, U of California, Berkeley