Liwuram - Journal for the Humanities

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Vol 19 No 1 (2018)
Published November 2, 2018
Liwuram Journal of the Humanities

Liwuram, Journal of the Humanities is a peer-reviewed academic journal published by the faculty of arts, University of Maiduguri. It publishes research works in the cultural arts, history, religion, literature, language philosophy and other fields of human endeavour. Besides English, the journal publishes papers in French, Hausa, Kanuri and Fulfulde.


Benedict Binebai, Victoria Seitonghan Maky-Yasoro
2 - 7
Unlocking The Deadlocks of Communication in Visual Arts: A Thermodynamic Deconstruction of ‘Broken Marriages’ A Sculptural Piece
Agaku Saghevwua Amos, Adiwu Talatu Onkala
8 - 19
Agakumorphics: Paintings that Make Real Movement and Music
Ebute Jonathan Okewu
20 - 29
Aesthetic and Social Commentary of the Mushroom Plant in Clay Form
Jacob Shimrumun Ioraa
30 - 34
Stand Up Comedy and Economic Recession in Nigeria
Ese Odokuma-Aboderin, PhD
35 - 51
An Analysis of Selected Works in Amarna Period of Ancient Egyptian Art
Ilize Anthony Othuke, Sunday Doutimiariye Abraye
52 - 58
Symbolism in the Language of J.P. Clark's Early Plays: a Study of the Three Plays and Ozidi
Chukwuma Anyanwu, PhD
59 - 69
The Relevance of Theatre Arts in Nigeria
Abdullahi Ahmad, PhD, Kabiru Umar Jabaka, PhD,
70 - 78
Electronic Spamming: The Use of Time Deixis as a Persuasive Tool by GSM Providers in Nigeria
Asabe Sadiya Mohammed, Alhaji Abubakar
79 - 90
Towards Linguistic Analysis of Hate Speeches in Electronic Communications and their Implications to National Security in Contemporary Nigeria
Abdullahi Ahmad, PhD
91 - 101
The Use of Insulting Expressions and Interpersonal Relationships Among Characters in A Man of the People
Muhammad Mustapha Umar, Nazir Ibrahim Abbas
102 - 109
Some Challenges of Hausa Translation in Modern Scientific and Technological Innovations
Hamza Tukur Ribadu, PhD
110 - 135
Factors and Actors in the Kola Nut Trade in Adamawa Emirate in the Twentieth Century
Terna Paise Agba, PhD
136 - 146
Population Displacements and Poverty in Nigeria between 1980 and 2015
Samaila Simon Shehu, Amina Ramat Saidu, Mary Amos
148 - 157
Impact of Boko Haram Insurgency on Bauchi Metropolis - 2009-2015
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