University of California, Riverside

Department of History

Ademide Adelusi- Adeluyi

Ademide Adeluyi
Office Phone: (951) 827-7138

Ademide Adelsui-Adeluyi

Areas of specialization:African History, Urban History, Cartography, Digital Humanities, GIS.

Ph.D., New York University, 2015

Areas of specialization: Asian American History; Urban History; Public History


Ademide Adelusi-Adeluyi joined the Department of History in 2015. She will receive her Ph.D. in History frofirm New York University in 2015. Ademide’s research into the history of African cities combines a set of interdisciplinary interests in African and urban history, technology, cartography and Digital Humanities. She is working on a book manuscript on the spatial history of women and men in nineteenth century Lagos, Nigeria, examining how they imagined, manipulated and represented the city. She is also constructing a web-based cartographic narrative of Lagos, mapping the effects of civil wars, slavery, emancipation and colonization from the 1840s to the 1880s.

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University of California, Riverside
900 University Ave.
Riverside, CA 92521
Tel: (951) 827-1012

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Tel: (951) 827-1546
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