Chair, African Scholars Program Executive Committee
Research Interests: History, style, and aesthetics of African art, particularly Yoruba art of West Africa.
Courses include: African Art & Diaspora; African Art and the Diaspora; Arts/Orature in Africa; Visual Arts and Orature in Africa; Myth, Ritual and Iconography in West Africa; Survey of African Art.
Publications: Co-authored Yoruba: Nine Centuries of African Art and Thought (1989), Yoruba Art and Aesthetics (1991), and edited The Yoruba Artist: New Theoretical Perspectives on African Art (1994).
Geographic focus: Nigeria.