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KU Program in African Languages

The University of Kansas African languages program features Arabic, Hausa, KiSwahili, Wolof and Amharic. Other African languages taught include Ancient Egyptian and Coptic. Faculty at the University of Kansas possess competence in other African languages such as : Yoruba, Edo, KiKongo, Chinyanja, Afrikaans, Twi, and Karimojong, to name a few. If you have interest in one of these languages, or questions for one of these faculty, please consult the list below, view the websites devoted to each individual language, or contact us at kasc@ku.edu or (785) 864-3745.

Faculty and instructors of main languages:

Mahmoud Ali

m.ali@ku.edu
(785) 864-1265

Brenda Wawire
wawireb@ku.edu
 

Brenda Wawire
wawireb@ku.edu


Peter Ojiambo

Ojiambo@ku.edu
(785)864-1070

Peter Ojiambo

Ojiambo@ku.edu
(785)864-1070

 

 

Ibrahima Ba
 ibrahima@ku.edu
(785) 864-1227

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

For further information on the African Language Program contact:

Brenda Wawire
​Language Coordinator
wawireb@ku.edu

Language Resource Centers:

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