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dc.contributorSall, El hadj Mouhamadou (owner)
dc.contributor.authorBah, Mamadou Aliou
dc.coverage.spatialLabe, Guinea
dc.date.accessioned2016-10-25T19:51:44Z
dc.date.available2016-10-25T19:51:44Z
dc.date.issued2015-07-09
dc.identifier.citationM. Lamine Diallo and Fallou Ngom. 2016. African Ajami Library: Digital Preservation of Fuuta Jalon Pular Ajami Manuscripts.
dc.identifier.urihttps://hdl.handle.net/2144/18702
dc.descriptionThe entire manuscript is available for download as a single PDF file. Because of the large size of this manuscript, it is also available in three PDF files. In addition, each page is available as a separate, larger, JPG file. If higher-resolution JP2 files are needed (WARNING: files average 15-20MB in size), please contact open-help@bu.edu. Fieldwork Team: M. Lamine Diallo (Lecturer of Wolof & Pular Languages) and Ahmed Diallo (Research Assistant). Technical Team: Dr. Vika Zafrin (Digital Scholarship Librarian, BU Libraries), Dr. Fallou Ngom (Director of the African Studies Library), Dr. Peter Quella (Assistant Director, African Studies Center), and Sarah Davis Westwood (PhD Candidate, Department of History). This collection of Fuuta Jalon Pular Ajami materials is copied as part of the African Studies Center’s African Ajami Library. This project is funded by the BU African Studies Center. We thank Prof. Tim Longman, past Director of the African Studies Center, and the entire African Studies team for their support. For Inquiries: Please contact Professor Fallou Ngom (fngom@bu.edu).
dc.description.abstractThe material talks about the secrets behind the healing of sick people. It was written around 1961 and 1962 in Labe, Guinea. The material was digitized in Dakar, Senegal. The video contains El hadj Mouhamadou Sall sharing biographical information and details related to the acquisition and contents of these Ajami materials.
dc.format.extent15 page unbound manuscript
dc.format.mediumpaper
dc.languagePular (with some Arabic loanwords and phrases). Script: Pular Ajami.
dc.language.isofuc
dc.rightsCreative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International License. Access is for research and educational purposes only.
dc.subjectManuscript
dc.subjectPular language
dc.subjectAjami script
dc.subjectFuuta Jalon community
dc.subjectHealing practices
dc.titleCoora
dc.title.alternativeSecret Recipes
dc.typeManuscript
dc.rights.holderAfrican Language Program, African Studies Center, Boston University


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