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Modern Language Association Awards Maya Angela Smith  the Aldo and Jeanne Scaglione Prize for French and Francophone Studies 

Submitted by Michael Rich on December 14, 2020 - 3:39pm
Associate Professor Maya Angela Smith

The Modern Language Association of America announced it has awarded the twenty-eighth annual Aldo and Jeanne Scaglione Prize for French and Francophone Studies Associate Professor Maya Angela Smith for her book, Senegal Abroad: Linguistic Borders. Racial Formations, and Diasporic Imaginaries, published by the University of Wisconsin Press. The prize is awarded annually for an outstanding scholarly work in its fielda literary or linguistic study, a critical edition of an important work, or a critical biographywritten by a member of the association. Read more about this prestigious award and Senegal Abroad, congratulations Professor Smith!