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Babacar Camara

literature educator

Babacar Camara, Senegalese literature educator. Certified in specialization African and Malagasy literature University C.A. Diop, 1980.

Background

Camara, Babacar was born on June 26, 1951 in Dakar, Senegal. Son of Mamadou Camara and Aminata Diop.

Education

Baccalaureat Series A2, Blaise Diagne High School, Dakar, 1972. Bachelor in English, University C.A. Diop, Dakar, 1980. Bachelor in American Literature, University C.A. Diop, Dakar.

Postgraduate Diploma in Library. Science, University College London, 1983. Master of Arts in French, University Rochester, New York, 1995.

Doctor of Philosophy in Comparative Literature, University Rochester, New York, 1999.

Career

Archivist National Archives Senegal, Dakar, 1973—1990. Head, bibliographic services and publications University C. A. Diop Central Library., 1981—1984.

Achievements

  • Certified in specialization African and Malagasy literature University C.A. Diop, 1980.

Connections

Married Deborah Ann McDonald, May 28, 1985. Children: Cheiku Bah, Gamby Diagne, Fily Bâ.

father:
Mamadou Camara

mother:
Aminata Diop

spouse:
Deborah Ann McDonald

children:
Cheiku Bah Camara

Gamby Diagne Camara

Fily Bâ Camara