Participants

Mukherjee, Madhuri

Madhuri Mukherjee earned her Ph.D in French from Rutgers. She is an Associate professor at William Paterson University. In addition to translating Sinzo Aanza’s Plaidorie pour vendre le Congo, she has translated Malagasy cultural anthropologist Bodo Ravololomanga’s Sambatra Antambahiaka a Mananjary: Rituel ancestral pour la Cohésion et la Réconciliation, an essay about the ritual of mass circumcisions that takes place once every seven years in the town of Mananjary in Madagascar, where Madhuri served in 2020-2021 as a volunteer with the Peace Corps.