Assistant Professor, Department of English and African Studies Program, New College
Comfort Azubuko-Udah is an assistant professor in the Department of English and the African Studies Program. She works primarily in African literature, eco-criticism, urbanity, and postcolonial theories. With a focus on environmental justice and the politics of storytelling, particularly in conversation with global politics in African locales, her teaching and scholarship is invested in the nature and politics of storytelling as it relates to landscapes and more-than-human agency in literature. She holds an MA and PhD in English from UCLA, and was a Mellon Postdoctoral Fellow in the Leslie Center for the Humanities at Dartmouth College.