Dr. Joslin presented a Talk

Dr. Joslin presented a talk entitled "African Literature across the curriculum: pedagogical applications in the arts and sciences" as part of a round table on the topic "New approaches to teaching African literature" at the 38th annual meeting of the African Literature Association in Dallas, TX on April 13, 2012. He also presented a paper on the figure of the child soldier in African literature and film, and how such representations can challenge and contribute to a more sensitive discourse on Human Rights and conflict in Africa.