Cheryl Ajirotutu

Cheryl Ajirotutu

Associate Professor

Office: Sabin 308
Phone: (414) 229-4175
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Ph.D., University of California, Berkeley

Research Interests:

Linguistic anthropology, Africa and the African Diaspora, women and development and applied anthropology.

Selected Publications:

2001. The Africanization of America in Nigeria. In Terry Stocker (ed.), Incidents. Franklin Publishing.

2001. African Centered Education: The American Experience. D.S. Pollard and C. Ajirotutu, In R.D. Navies (ed.), Educating Our Black Children: New Directions and Radical Approaches, pp. 79-90. Routlege/Falmers.

2000. Issues In African Centered Schooling in Theory and Practice. D.S. Pollard and C. Ajirotutu (eds). Greenwood Press.