Faculty Honors: Samba Gadjigo

Samba Gadjigo, Helen Day Gould Professor of French and chair of the French department

For the commemoration of the 100th anniversary of the end of WWI and African participation, Samba Gadjigo, Helen Day Gould Professor of French and chair of the French department, gave a paper titled “History, Memory, and the Arts” and participated in a panel discussion on “Cinema and the Representation of the Past” in Bordeaux, France. On November 22, he gave a paper titled “Cinema and State Intervention in Senegal” at the Dakar 2018 Cinematographic Celebration.