Dr. Ofosuwa M. Abiola
Associate Professor of Africana Dance & Performance History
I am currently Interim Chair and Associate professor of Dance History in the Department of Theatre Arts at Howard University. My research interests include the history of Mandinka dance systems; Africana dance and performance history; screendance; and digital humanities.
My book: History Dances: Chronicling the History of Traditional Mandinka Dance
Inaugural issue: Evoke: A Historical, Theoretical, and Cultural Analysis of Africana Dance and Theatre, 2019.