Amadou Hampâté Bâ

Translated by Daniel Whitman
With “Kings, Sages, Rogues: The Historical Writings of Amadou Hampâté Bâ”

Washington, D.C. Three Continents Press. 1988. 159 p.

Dambuɗe / Contents
See also Kaydara, the Pular/Fulfulde-French version

Kaydara is Kumen's peer in the Amadou Hampâté Bâ Anthology.
And critics have praised the two masterpieces. Thus, Daniel Whitman (1988) has extolled the haunting beauty
of the former, whereas Hubert Deschamps (1962) has underscored the striking biblical poetry of the latter.
T.S. Bah.


A.H. Ba - D. Whitman
A.H. Bâ interviewed by D. Whitman. Abidjan, Feb. 25, 1979.
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