AMUNI OLAYINKA KUDUS

Meet AMUNI OLAYINKA KUDUS, an Academic Staff of Lagos State University.

Specialization

Designation

Associate Professor / Reader

Department

Foreign Languages

Office

At the Foreign Languages department office

Visiting Hour

Appointment on Visitation important

Research Interest

Topic: AFRICANS AND BLACKNESS THROUGH THE LENS OF ARAB WRITERS

Description: The study is an attempt to critically analyse the discursive narratives on African and blackness by Arab authors. A number of essays have been written of this subject, these include, al-Jahiz (d. 868) Fakhr al-Sudan ‘alal-Bidan (The Glory of the blacks over the whites), Abu-l-Hassan al-Sirjani (d.circa 1077) Kita b. al-Bayad wa-l-Sawwad min Khasa’is hikam al-‘ibad fi na’t murid wal-murad (The Book of the White and Black form selected wisdom sayings of the Devout about the description of the Disciple and the Master and al-Suyyuti, Nuzhat al-‘umr fi l-tafidil bayna al-bid wa’l sud wa’l-sumr. These works will be analysed severally and collectively. The socio-political position of the black people as reflected in the works will be assessed.

Qualifications

# Certificate SchoolYear
1. Ph.D ((Arabic)) University of Ibadan 2007

Biography

AMUNI OLAYINKA is a Associate Professor / Reader at the Department of Foreign Languages

AMUNI has a Ph.D in (Arabic) from University of Ibadan

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