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Mr. Yohanna Joseph Waliya


Moden Languages and Translation Studies


Graduate Assistant


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About Mr. Yohanna Joseph Waliya

Waliya, Yohanna Joseph is a Nigerian digital Poet, Novelist and Playwright. He writes in English and French. Among his works are: La révolte de vie (play), Monde 2.0 (play), Hégémonie Disparue (novel), Quand l'Afrique se lèvera (novel), Les dieux et leurs subalternes ont tort (collection of poems), Momenta (Digital poem), Homosalus (digital poem) etc. He is a Graduate Assistant in the Department of Modern Languages and Translation Studies, University of Calabar, Calabar-Nigeria. Currently, he is doing a master's programme in French Studies at Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria -Nigeria. . Waliya is the present Production Editor of the Ňduñode: Calabar Journal of the Humanities Vol. 13. Issue 1&2 and Vol. 14 issue 1. 2018. He is writing a novel titled 'Ekang'.

S/N Qualification School Atttended Started Finished
B.A. Religion StudiesNations University20082010
B.A. Modern Languages (First Class honours)University of Calabar20112015

S/N Publication
Waliya, Y.J.(2019). "Musicolinguistics: Deciphering the Nigerian Hip-Hop Music:Cryptolect" Language Discourse and Society. Vol. 7 issue 1(13) publisher: Language & Society, Research Committee 25 of the International Sociological Association. editors:Anna Odrowaz-Coates & Sribas Goswami, Serampore
Wilson-Ama’Echefu, Karen M. & Yohanna Joseph Waliya.(2019) "Niger: Modern and Contemporary Performance Practice." The SAGE International Encyclopedia of Music and Culture. Ed. Janet Sturman. Thousand Oaks,: SAGE Publications, Inc., 2019. 1585-1587. SAGE Knowledge. Web. 22 May. 2019, doi: 10.4135/9781483317731.n521.
Waliya, Yohanna Joseph.(2018) ««C’est tout bon ! » de Corinne Albaut comme poésie numérique: Relation entre le texte et l’image .» Ndụñọde: Calabar Journal of the Humanities 13.(1): 126-141
Waliya, Yohanna Joseph.(2017) «Calabar lesbian cryptic languages.» Symbolic violence in socio-educational contexts. A post-colonial critique. Ed. Odrowaz-Coates A, A et Goswami S. Warsaw: Wydawnictwo Akademii Pedagogiki Specjalnej, 112-126.
Waliya, Yohanna Joseph.(2017) «Contrastive study of the trend of metamorphosis of political activism using theatre in the twentieth and twenty-first century.» International Journal of Pedagogy, Innovation and New Technologies(IJPINT) 4.(1): 80-86.

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S/N Conference Description Started Finished
19th Annual Conference of University French Teachers’ Association of Nigeria (UFTAN) 2016. Theme: French Studies in Nigeria in the 21st Century. Date: 6th -10th November, 2016. University of Uyo, Uyo. Akwa Ibom State, Nigeria.2016-11-062016-11-10
3rd Biennial International ConferenceTheme: French Studies and National Development. Date: 7th-11th May, 2017. University of Benin, Benin Edo State, Nigeria.2017-05-072017-05-11
Lagos Humboldt Kolleg in Digital Humanities.Theme: Communication, Cultures and Science in the Age of Digital Technology. Venue: University of Lagos, Lagos-Nigeria.2017-11-142017-11-18
Multilingual Digital AuthorshipSymposium. Theme: Multilingual Digital Authorship. (InfoLab C60b/c). Venue: Lancaster University, UK.2018-03-082018-03-09