Ijelè: Welcoming the King of Modern African Letters to Massachusetts

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A welcome address presented to Professor Chinua Achebe, novelist, poet, essayist, cultural philosopher, social activist, and Stevenson Professor of Languages and Literature, Bard College, Annandale-on-Hudson, New York, in the Science Auditorium, University of Massachusetts at Boston, at a University Forum marking the Inauguration of JoAnn Gora as the 6th Chancellor, on September 26, 2002.


Published version in Sentinel Poetry Online: The International Journal of Poetry and Graphics (ISSN 1479-425X)(2002): 1-5.



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