ENGLISH LECTURER DELIVERS THE 319TH INAUGURAL OF OAU.
Professor rotimi Taiwo from the department of English delivered the 319th Inaugural lecture of Obafemi Awolowo University yesterday.
The event, which took place in the Oduduwa hall of the university, had Prof. Eyitope Ogunbodede, the Vice chancellor and Dotun Awoyemi, the Registrar, in attendance.
The lecture, titled: "critical discourse analysis and the quest for meaning cyberspace interaction", was aimed at enlightening the audience on the functions of internet in this computer age.
Also, it stated the difference between long messages on the internet(blogging) and short messages (tweeting and SMS) which is one of the advantages of internet in this modern days.
According to the Biography of the inaugural lecturer read by the Vice-chancellor, Professor Rotimi, though a graduate of linguistics department, was employed in to the department of English in 1997.