My Google Scholar citations profile

Refereed Journal Articles

2016. Manding reflexive verb constructions and registers in Jula of Burkina Faso. Mandenkan, 56, 3–28.

2015. The Social Life of Orthography Development. Working Papers in Educational Linguistics, 30(2), 1–12.

2013. Jula Ajami in Burkina Faso : A Grassroots Literacy in the Former Kong Empire. Working Papers in Educational Linguistics, 28(2).

Book Chapters

2017. Orthography, Standardization and Register: The Case of Manding. In P. Lane, J. Costa, & H. De Korne (Eds.), Standardizing Minority Languages: Competing Ideologies of Authority and Authenticity in the Global Periphery (pp. 175–199). New York, NY: Routledge.


2016. “Apprendre le bambara” Textbook/App. Linguarena. Chessy, France


2017. Clear Language: Script, Register and the N’ko Movement of Manding-Speaking West Africa. (Doctoral Dissertation). University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA.

Book Reviews

2017. Book Review: Muslims beyond the Arab world: The odyssey of ʿajamī and the Murīdiyya. Fallou Ngom. New York, NY: Oxford University Press, 2016. Pp xxiii + 306. Religious Studies Review, 43(1), 73–74.

2013. Book Review: Ethnography and Language Policy. Teresa L. McCarty, ed. New York: Routledge, 2011. xvi + 309 pp. Anthropology & Education Quarterly, 44(3), 340–342.