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Tsitsi E. JajiTsitsi E. Jaji  
Associate Professor of English and African and African American Studies

Office Location: 304D Allen Building, Durham, NC 27708
Office Phone: (919) 684-2741
Email Address: tsitsi.jaji@duke.edu

Teaching (Fall, 2019):

  • English 220s.01, Intro to the writing of poetry Synopsis
    Perkins 059, Tu 11:45 AM-02:15 PM
  • English 590s-4.02, Sp top criticism/theory/meth Synopsis
    Allen 317, Tu 04:40 PM-07:10 PM

Office Hours:

Tuesdays and Thursdays 11:00 - 1:00 pm

Please schedule a time slot here


Ph.D., Cornell University

Representative Publications

  1. Jaji, TE. "Within Earshot of Africa—Meditations on The Sound of Culture." Small Axe 22.1Duke University Press, (March, 2018): 159-171. [doi]
  2. "Cassava Westerns: Theorizing the Pleasures of Playing the Outlaw in Africa." The Western in the Global South. Routledge, 2015.   [abs]
  3. Jaji, TE. Africa in Stereo: Modernism, Music, and Pan-African Solidarity. Oxford University Press, January, 2014. 288 pages pp.  [abs]
  4. Jaji. Africa in Stereo: Moderism, Music and Pan-African Solidarity.  2014.  [abs]

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