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YORUBA

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GENERAL LINKS

YLTF
african.lss.wisc.edu/yoruba/YLTF/

ombrarossapiccola.jpg (728 byte) The overall goal of the Yoruba Language Task Force is to inject a new and unified spirit into the teaching of the Yoruba language at the post-elementary level in the U.S. The Task Force aims to bring together Yoruba ...

The Yoruba People
www.africapolicy.org/bp/ethyor.htm

ombrarossapiccola.jpg (728 byte) Background Paper Published November, 1997 The Yoruba People There are 20 million or more people who speak Yoruba as their mother tongue. Some 19 million of them live in Nigeria, but a growing diaspora are ...

Yoruba Mailing Lists
babel.uoregon.edu/yamada/lists/yoruba.html

ombrarossapiccola.jpg (728 byte) Yoruba Language Network. List Server: AINA@SFU.CA To subscribe, simply send mail to the List Server requesting subscription. Created by the web development team at the Yamada Language Center, University of ...

Yoruba Language Learning Resources
www.call.gov/resource/language/yorlr000.htm

ombrarossapiccola.jpg (728 byte) Yoruba language learning resources and links are collected here for Yoruba language teachers and learners

Language Index - Yoruba
www.multilanguage.com/yor/Default.htm

ombrarossapiccola.jpg (728 byte) Language Index - Yoruba: Quick Index. Sriptures. Jesus Video. Online Catalog. Home. Featured Selection. YOR-L01. He Is Risen - Rose A Goodman. 32pp. ......

African Language Reference Sources
nervm.nerdc.ufl.edu/~hsswww/aflang/resource.html

ombrarossapiccola.jpg (728 byte) Many general indexes, abstracts and bibliographies on Africa that are not entirely devoted to African languages but contain substantial references to languages and linguistics in their subject ...

Resources - Yoruba Language Links
anthro.spc.uchicago.edu/~aapter/yea/resources/ReSourcesWeb 4.htm

ombrarossapiccola.jpg (728 byte) [Home] [Kingdoms] [Resources] [Media] Resources Yoruba Language Resources: Yoruba Language - at the University of Wisconsin-Madison (look at the Yoruba: Companion CD-ROM and the Yoruba: Shareware fonts) Yale - 1998 Summer Cooperative African..

Other Links
www.unl.edu/oduduwa/links.html

ombrarossapiccola.jpg (728 byte) Links to Other Interesting Sites African Studies Association A scholarly forum for professionals, in all fields, to exchange information on Africa. Yoruba Art Yoruba Twin Figure Carvings: Article reprinted by the Milwaukee Public Museum discussing the "Thunderchildren: Yoruba Twin Figure Carvings." ...... Yoruba and Akan Art in Wood and Metal: "Cutting to the Essence" section of this site...

Yoruba: Links
african.lss.wisc.edu/yoruba/pages/links.html

ombrarossapiccola.jpg (728 byte) Why Yoruba? ¬ Your Prof ¬ Syllabi ¬ Materials ¬ Student work ¬ Gallery ¬ Links Yoruba culture on the Web African language organizations

ORISHA & YORUBA
www.eyeofatum.com/ORISHAYORUBA.html

ombrarossapiccola.jpg (728 byte) YORUBA LINKS, RESOURCES, PUBLICATIONS, ORGANIZATIONS ... YORUBAS OF ATLANTA. Links to Orisha. Orunmila. Ewi (Poem) Orisha Greeting Cards. ISOKAN YORUBA HOME PAGE Our Mission.

NSITE: YORUBA
www.kalilight.com/nsites/yoruba.html

ombrarossapiccola.jpg (728 byte) The Yoruba people from Nigeria, West Africa, are one of the most traveled peoples on this planet. Their language and blood types show up almost everywhere!!!

Yoruba: Materials
african.lss.wisc.edu/yoruba/pages/materials.html

ombrarossapiccola.jpg (728 byte) Why Yoruba? ¬ Your Prof ¬ Syllabi ¬ Materials ¬ Student work ¬ Gallery ¬ Links Jé K'Á Sæ Yorùbá First-year language textbook

Welsh, Wolof, Yakut, Yiddish, Yoruba, Zapotec, Zulu ...
languagelab.bh.indiana.edu/audio/wtapes.html

ombrarossapiccola.jpg (728 byte) Indiana University Language and Computer Laboratories Audio Tape Library Tapes available for listening in Ballantine Hall. Tapes produced at IU (marked with an "I" after the catalog number) are also available for purchase .

YORUBA RENAISSANCE
www.yoruba-renaissance.com/1.html

ombrarossapiccola.jpg (728 byte) Yoruba Renaissance was recently formed to provide Yoruba Language and cultural programs for audiences ages four through adult. Programs available include educational presentations, games, and activities tailored to age level; books, video tapes, language clubs, and instructional guides; and field trips to Yoruba Land in Africa.

Languages on  Africaservice.com
www.africaservice.com/languages.html

ombrarossapiccola.jpg (728 byte) AfricaService is a site created to assist Africans at home and abroad by making the site your only resource center where you can get all necessary information about Africa. From National Anthem of the 54 countries in Africa to the maps.Besides an avenue is provided where all Africa government can come together and discuss events affecting their respective countries. We hope you will join us...

Languages
home1.gte.net/archie/friends/Languages.htm

ombrarossapiccola.jpg (728 byte) TO AFRICA African Web Site cont'd. African LANGUAGES: The African Continent is very rich in a diversity of languages. Most of these multiple languages are very closely tied to the very many African tribes and cultures.

Yoruba - language.com.au - Yoruba
www.language.com.au/yoruba.html

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Yoruba Staff
www.middlebury.edu/~atherton/AR325/polauth/yoruba_staff.html

ombrarossapiccola.jpg (728 byte) Staff-spear (Opa-Oko) Yoruba peoples, Nigeria Wood, pigment, metal The Yoruba people of Nigeria are the largest ethnic group in Africa. Their art represents the complexity of their religion, social organizations, and government.

ALRC
www.ling.upenn.edu/~seidlf/ALRC.html

ombrarossapiccola.jpg (728 byte) African Language Resource Council (ALRC) A Joint project of the African Studies Center and University of Pennsylvania The ALRC aims to aid in the creation and pulblication of resources for the study of African languages; dictionaries, grammars, and texts.

ONLINE BILINGUAL TEXTS

ONLINE COURSES

Yoruba Language Course - Adventurous Traveler Bookstore
www.adventuroustraveler.com/atb/me/G6444.HTM

ombrarossapiccola.jpg (728 byte) Please click here to view this page using our new shopping cart system. This comprehensive language course was developed by the Foreign Service Department of the United States ...

ONLINE GRAMMARS

Yoruba: Syllabi
african.lss.wisc.edu/yoruba/pages/syllabi.html

ombrarossapiccola.jpg (728 byte) Why Yoruba? ¬ Your Prof ¬ Syllabi ¬ Materials ¬ Student work ¬ Gallery ¬ Links First-year Yoruba AF 371 and AF 372 Yoruba is one of the three main languages of Nigeria.

Lucumí Vocabulary
www.seanet.com/~efunmoyiwa/vocab.html

ombrarossapiccola.jpg (728 byte) Lucumí or Lacumí is the Yoruba language as it is spoken in Cuba and the United States. Yoruba is a tonal language like Chinese. The accents serve to approximate the tones for those of us who aren't familiar ...

ONLINE DICTIONARIES

 

ONLINE NEWSPAPERS/MAGAZINES

YORUBA MAGAZINE
www.omoluwabi.on.ca

ombrarossapiccola.jpg (728 byte) Welcome to the Website of ( know how to write it, know how to read it ) Magazine. This is a bilingual Yoruba/English entertainment and language learning-aid magazine for the children of Yorubas in the diaspora and all lovers of the Yoruba language.

African Languages at the University of Florida
web.africa.ufl.edu/academic/languages.html

ombrarossapiccola.jpg (728 byte) Note: for information on African languages being taught during the summer of 1999 at Summer Cooperative African Language Institute (SCALI) in New Haven, Connecticut (as well as other universities in the US and Overseas), including application information for summer language funding available from Title IV Universities, see the SCALI homepage.

THE MAGAZINE
www.omoluwabi.on.ca/magazine.html

ombrarossapiccola.jpg (728 byte) This bilingual Yoruba/English Magazine will feature stories and songs from the fables and folklore of the Yorubas to showcase the richness of the culture.

ONLINE RADIO/TV

ONLINE CULTURE, RELIGION, LITERATURE, ARTS AND MUSIC

Yoruba Religion and Myth
www.stg.brown.edu/projects/hypertext/landow/post/nigeria/y orubarel.html

ombrarossapiccola.jpg (728 byte) The faiths of the Yoruba peoples of Western Nigeria vary significantly from one part of the region to another; the same deity may be male in one village and female in the next, or the characteristics of two gods may be embodied in a single deity in a neighboring region; in the city of Ile Ife alone the trickster god is worshipped under three different names.

MOTHERLAND NIGERIA: MUSIC AND SAMPLES (by Boomie O.)
www.motherlandnigeria.com/music.html

ombrarossapiccola.jpg (728 byte) Nigerian music and samples of different styles

African Yoruba Sculpture
www.btinternet.com/~afrikart/Website/afrikart01.htm

ombrarossapiccola.jpg (728 byte) African woodcarvings by Yoruba sculptors are very highly regarded by collectors; the Afrikart Gallery specialises in these fine examples

Yoruba culture area
www.btinternet.com/~afrikart/Website/afrikart12.htm

ombrarossapiccola.jpg (728 byte) Wood carving in the Yoruba Culture Area The term Yoruba is currently used to describe a large group of people who appear to share a common language and culture.

Religion of the Yoruba 
www.tcnj.edu/~afamstud/diaspora/yoruba.html

ombrarossapiccola.jpg (728 byte) Jump To: This site is very informative. It contains various information about the Yoruba peoples and their cosmogony, religion and history. This site contains information about Yoruba peoples and their occupations.

Yoruba "Ewi" poetry for a Naming Ceremony
www.si.edu/organiza/offices/folklife/vfest/africa/ewi.htm

ombrarossapiccola.jpg (728 byte) VFest: Yoruba Naming Ceremony Ewi Poem by Abiodun Adepoju Sound: first stanza in Yoruba, 113 KB .au Entire poem, 1.4 MB .au OLOMO LO LAIYE EDUMARE WA FUN WA LOMO AMUSEYE OMO TII ...

Yoruba House--African drumming, dancing, Ifa ceremonies
www.primenet.com/~yoruba/index.html

ombrarossapiccola.jpg (728 byte) Yoruba House is a cultural and spiritual oasis for everyone interested in African drum, dance and sacred ritual. While Yoruba House, co-directed by Ayo Adeyemi, Ifa Priest and Yoruba ...

Yoruba
polyglot.lss.wisc.edu/workshop/html/schleich/yoruba.htm

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African Art at the Ralph Proctor Gallery - Catalog ...
www.introspecinc.com/gallery/cat7c.htm

ombrarossapiccola.jpg (728 byte) Ralph Proctor Gallery presents its seventh on-line exhibit of African art,

Yoruba: Language and Culture
www.cel.sfsu.edu/spring/conted/courses/BLS118.html

ombrarossapiccola.jpg (728 byte) Welcome to the San Francisco State University College of Extended Learning 1998 Spring Catalog. You will find on this and subsequent pages contents of the spring catalog

INTERESTING SITES

Yoruba People
www.people.virginia.edu/~ahw2d/yoruba.html

ombrarossapiccola.jpg (728 byte) The Yoruba live in the Southwestern part of Nigeria (not on the coast as shown in this image, but more inland) and is an area historically ruled by kings whose authority is legitimized by the sacred ruler Ife.

Nigeria Map: Yoruba
www.megastories.com/nigeria/map/yoruba.htm

ombrarossapiccola.jpg (728 byte) Yoruba: the artists of Nigeria The Yoruba clans are concentrated in the south west of the country. They are known for their prominence in all artistic fields: Nigeria's Nobel Prize winning writer Wole Soyinka is a Yoruba, as was Fela Kuti, the country's most famous singer.

MOTHERLAND NIGERIA: LANGUAGES & GREETINGS (by Boomi ...
www.motherlandnigeria.com/languages.html

ombrarossapiccola.jpg (728 byte) Languages of Nigeria, their alphabet, introduction, and greetings in each language

Yoruba: Why Yoruba?
african.lss.wisc.edu/yoruba/pages/why.html

ombrarossapiccola.jpg (728 byte) Why Yoruba? ¬ Your Prof ¬ Syllabi ¬ Materials ¬ Student work ¬ Gallery ¬ Links Yoruba is the first language of approximately 30 million West Africans, and is spoken by populations in Southwestern Nigeria, Togo, Benin, and Sierra Leone.

SOFTWARE, BOOKS, TAPES ETC.

Foreign Language Bookstore at The Boston Language I ...
www.boslang.com/bookstor/yoruba.htm

ombrarossapiccola.jpg (728 byte) The Boston Language Institute provides small group, corporate, private, intensive and immersion instruction in over 140 languages, from Arabic to...

THE USAFRICAN VOICE : Book on Yoruba launched
www.usafricanvoice.com/p0000573.htm

ombrarossapiccola.jpg (728 byte) THE USAFRICAN VOICE: Leading International Features Magazine Book on Yoruba launched Death Toll in Nigeria communal clashes tops 65 IFE-YORUBA CRADLE NEWS

Yoruba: Shareware fonts
african.lss.wisc.edu/yoruba/font/index.html

ombrarossapiccola.jpg (728 byte) Now you can use your computer for Yoruba-language work just as easily as English, with high-quality Yoruba fonts. The fonts are available for both Macintosh and PC-compatible computers, and allow you to transfer documents between the two platforms.

Yoruba - Multilingual Books - Yoruba 
www.esl.net/mbt/yoruba.html

ombrarossapiccola.jpg (728 byte) Multilingual Books offers you the best Yoruba instructional materials - Yoruba books, courses, dictionaries, and reference materials.

Yoruba Software Catalog 
www.gy.com/www/cat1/yo_cat.htm

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TRANSLATORS/INTERPRETERS

SCHOOLS, COURSES, INSTITUTIONS

Yoruba at UW-Madison
african.lss.wisc.edu/yoruba/index.html

ombrarossapiccola.jpg (728 byte) At the University of Wisconsin-Madison Bawo ni! Welcome to the University of Wisconsin-Madison Yoruba program, a part of the Department of African Languages and Literature.

SOAS: Department of the Languages and Cultures of A ...
www.soas.ac.uk/Africa/staff.html

ombrarossapiccola.jpg (728 byte) BA, PhD (London) Languages of the Horn of Africa (Ethiopian, Semitic and Cushitic languages); comparative Afroasiatic. Literature in Ethiopian languages. Professor Louis Brenner BS ...

Language in the Spotlight
www.councilnet.org/pages/CNet_Spotlight.html

ombrarossapiccola.jpg (728 byte) Yoruba An Important Language of West Africa Contributed by the: African Languages Teachers Association Yoruba is spoken by about 30 million people in southwestern Nigeria, Benin, and northern Togo.

Institute of Yoruba Language and Culture
www.yoruba.org/Language.htm

ombrarossapiccola.jpg (728 byte) Institute of Yoruba Language and Culture The Egbe Isokan Yoruba proudly announces the establishment of Institute of Yoruba Language and Culture. For the preservation of the Yoruba Culture among the descendants, learning to understand and speak the.

Boston Language Institute: Yoruba programs
www.boslang.com/fl/yoruba.htm

ombrarossapiccola.jpg (728 byte) The Boston Language Institute provides small group, corporate, private, intensive and immersion instruction in over 140 languages, from Arabic to Zulu, including English as a Second Language, as well as ...

Centre of West African Studies
www.bham.ac.uk/HistoricalStudies/postgrad/cwas/index.htm

ombrarossapiccola.jpg (728 byte) University of Birmingham Centre of West African Studies Postgraduate Guide 1999-2000

Home
www.yorubanation.org/index.htm

ombrarossapiccola.jpg (728 byte) National Association of Yoruba Descendants in North America We, the Yoruba, desiring to trust and enjoy the fellowship of one another, desiring to promote the interests and welfare of one another, committed to and guided by deep sense of justice and honesty, individually committed to excellence in performance, and convinced that we can build a stronger economic, political, and social...

Yoruba
www2.gasou.edu/gsufl/yoruba.htm

ombrarossapiccola.jpg (728 byte) The following courses in Yoruba are offered. Please note that not all of the courses listed may be available every semester or even year. All classes are three [credit] hours unless indicated otherwise. [course prefix ...

African Languages at the University of Florida
web.africa.ufl.edu/academic/languages.html

ombrarossapiccola.jpg (728 byte) Note: for information on African languages being taught during the summer of 1999 at Summer Cooperative African Language Institute (SCALI) in New Haven, Connecticut (as well as other universities in the US and Overseas), including application information for summer language funding available from Title IV Universities, see the SCALI homepage.

African and Asian Languages
www.reg.ufl.edu/98-99catalog/courses/aalang.htm

ombrarossapiccola.jpg (728 byte) College of Liberal Arts and Sciences INSTRUCTIONAL STAFF 1997-98 Balaban, A., Chair; Chu, C.C., Associate Chair; Bamia, A.; Bargad, W.; Chennault, C.L.; Der-Houssikian, H.; Friedman, D.; Hatav, G.; ...

African language instruction at U.Iowa 
www.uiowa.edu/~linguist/african-lgs.html

ombrarossapiccola.jpg (728 byte) Back to the Linguistics Department African Language Instruction is provided by the Linguistics Department. Currently, Swahili and Yoruba are offered.

African Languages at Penn
ccat.sas.upenn.edu/afl/

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