By all accounts, Amadou Hampaté Bâ (–) ranks among the giants of African literature. This would no doubt remain true even if no. Amadou Hampâté Bâ () was one of the major intellectual and literary figures of twentieth-century Africa. A historian and collector and. l’Université Amadou Hampaté BA est la 1ère Université privée promotionnelle créée en et Autorisée par l’Etat (/AG/ME/DES). Nous proposons des.

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At the time of his birth, the area was known as French Sudan as part of colonial French West Africawhich was formally established a few years before his birth.

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Oxford University Press, Afrikanissimo macht Schule: Inhe ran away from school xmadou rejoined his mother at Katiwhere he resumed his studies. Three Continents Press, Views Read Edit View history.

Indiana University Hamptae, Selected web resources For further information, please email us at asclibrary ascleiden. Le temps des marabouts: Inhe took six months’ leave to visit Tierno Bokarhis spiritual leader.

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For further information, please email us at asclibrary ascleiden. From tohe held several posts in the colonial administration in Upper Voltanow Burkina Fasoand from to in Bamako. Vie et enseignement de Tierno Bokar: By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy.


For 15 years he devoted himself to research, which would later lead to the publication of his work L’Empire peul de Macina The Fula Empire of Macina. Il n’y a pas de petite querelle: General history of Africa. La voix des autres.

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Bulletin de l’Institut Fondamental d’Afrique Noire. Contains a biography, bibliography, quotes, and links. Oxford University Press, After his aamdou death, he was adopted by his mother’s second husband, Tidjani Amadou Ali Thiam of the Toucouleur ethnic group.

Retrieved from ” https: Intermediaries, interpreters, and clerks: The dossier begins with a brief introduction outlining the issues which were discussed during the workshop. Seuil, Silamaka en Puloru: L’empire Peul du Macina: A historian and collector and translator of oral and ethnological texts, he was also a poet in his native Fulfulde and the author of prize-winning and widely-read literary works two volumes of his memoirs and a novel set in colonial French West Africaas well as a spokesperson for Sufi understandings of Islam and religious ecumenism.

Muslim-Christian encounters in Africa: He died in Abidjan in From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Inhe was elected to UNESCO’s executive council, and in he helped establish a unified system for the transcription of African languages. Pages to import images to Wikidata Articles with hCards All articles with dead external links Articles with dead external links from July Articles with permanently dead external links Articles with imported Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 3.


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At IFAN, he made ethnological surveys and collected traditions. World Wisdom In the course of his career he assembled a very large personal archive.

Based on a translation of the corresponding article in the French Wikipedia, accessed in April Criminals and the African cultural imagination: La notion de personne en Afrique noire: Christianity as seen by an African Muslim intellectual: Africa World Press, This page was last edited on 26 Decemberat African employees in the making of colonial Africa: His term in the executive council ended inand he devoted the remaining years of his life to research and writing.

Research in African Literatures: Les religions africaines comme source de valeurs de civilisation: Aspects de la civilisation africaine: The dossier concludes with a selection of web resources.

Les religions africaines traditionnelles: As a punishment, the governor appointed him to Ammadou with the role he later described as that of “an essentially precarious and revocable temporary writer”.