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Rume Kpadamrophe

Title: CPLT Ph.D. Candidate
Graduate Instructional Assistant in Francophone Studies
Department: Languages, Literatures & Cultures
College of Arts and Sciences
Rume Kpadamrophe

Rume Kpadamrophe is a dedicated Ph.D. candidate at the University of South Carolina, embarking on a journey of scholarly exploration that commenced in August 2021. Hailing from Nigeria, Rume earned a Bachelor of Arts in French at the University of Benin in Nigeria, laying the foundation for an academic career marked by a profound passion for language, literature, and culture.

Rume spent approximately three years imparting the richness of the French language to Middle School and High School students in Nigeria. This teaching experience honed his pedagogical skills and deepened his understanding of the importance of language in fostering cultural connections.

At the heart of Rume's academic pursuits lies a fascination with cultural identity in the African diaspora. His research endeavors are dedicated to unraveling the intricate threads that weave together the diverse tapestry of cultures within the diaspora, seeking to illuminate the narratives and histories that often lie hidden beneath the surface.

Challenge the conventional. Create the exceptional. No Limits.