African Cultural Studies

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Matthew H Brown

Assistant Professor, African Cultural Studies
Director of Graduate Studies
1468 Van Hise Hall
(608) 262-8983
Ph.D. (2014) University of Wisconsin-Madison
M.A. (2008) University of Wisconsin-Madison
B.A. (2002) Truman State University

Matthew H. Brown is a specialist of African screen media, with a focus on “Nollywood,” Nigeria’s video film industry. He also writes about television, literature, and popular music. His teaching includes courses on African screen media, African oral traditions, African literature, and melodrama in Africa.

Spring 2019 Office Hours: Wednesdays 1:30-3:30pm & by appointment


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