Frieda Ekotto

Associate Professor, Romance Languages and Literatures
Associate Professor, Comparative Literature

Map algeria burkina_faso senegal cameroon ghana
Contact Information:
Major Projects:
  • Instrumental in bringing African professors, filmmakers, and writers to U-M through CAAS to give lectures, performances, screenings, workshops including the African Writers on Citizenship conference (with Fatou Diome, Zoe Wicomb and Gaston Paul Effa).
  • Organizing a trip to Senegal to attend the World Festival of Black Arts in June 2008.
  • Film, Media, and Culture and Social Discourse: A Poetic Friendship in Francophone Film in Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso (2007-08, Integrating Study Abroad into the Curriculum (ISAC) Grant).
  • Algeria
  • Burkina Faso
  • Senegal
  • Cameroon
  • Ghana
  • Romance Languages and Literatures
  • Comparative Literature