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dc.contributorDiallo, El hadj Alpha Oumar (owner)en_US
dc.contributor.authorBah, Thierno Amadou Diouldeen_US
dc.coverage.spatialDokkal, Fuuta Jalon, Guineaen_US
dc.date.accessioned2016-10-26T17:48:23Z
dc.date.available2016-10-26T17:48:23Z
dc.date.issued2015-08-14
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/2144/18721
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).en_US
dc.description.abstractThe material talks about a tribute to the prophet Muhammad and the story of the Kaaba. The material was written in 1952 in Dokkal, Fuuta Jalon. The material was digitized in Dakar, Senegal. The video contains El hadj Alpha Oumar Diallo sharing biographical information and details related to the acquisition and contents of these Ajami materials.en_US
dc.description.sponsorshipThe contents of this collection were developed with support of the Title VI National Resource Center grant # P015A140088 from the U.S. Department of Education. However, those contents do not necessarily represent the policy of the U.S. Department of Education, and you should not assume endorsement by the Federal Government.en_US
dc.format.extent16 page unbound manuscripten_US
dc.format.mediumpaperen_US
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.en_US
dc.subjectManuscripten_US
dc.subjectPular languageen_US
dc.subjectAjami scripten_US
dc.subjectFuuta Jalon communityen_US
dc.subjectIslamen_US
dc.subjectIslamic customs and practicesen_US
dc.subjectTributeen_US
dc.subjectProphet Muhammaden_US
dc.subjectKaabaen_US
dc.titleWaccugol Nelaaɗo e Kaaba Kanen_US
dc.title.alternativePraise for the Prophet Muhammad and the Kaabaen_US
dc.typeManuscripten_US
dc.rights.holderAfrican Language Program, African Studies Center, Boston Universityen_US


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