SOAS University of London

Resilience in West African Frontier Communities


Dr Marie Rodet
Principal Investigator
Marie Rodet

Modern West African history, especially social and gender history of Western Mali, history of West African slavery and emancipation.

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  • Room: 309
  • Academic Support Hours: On Leave Term 1 - 2019-20
Professor Friederike Lüpke
Friederike Lüpke

Language documentation and description, contact linguistics, anthropological linguistics, syntax-semantics interface, argument structure, Ajami writing in Africa, Niger-Congo languages, Mande languages, Atlantic languages, Jalonke (Fuuta Jalon, Guinea), Bainouk (Casamance, Senegal)

External Members

Dr Elara Bertho (LAM Sciences Po Bordeaux)

Professor Bakary Camara (USJB Bamako)

and the NGO "Donkosira" (Mali)