Ndubueze L. Mbah

PhD

Mbah Ndubueze

Ndubueze L. Mbah

PhD

Ndubueze L. Mbah

PhD

Interests

African history; South Atlantic; slavery and emancipation; gender and sexuality; social and cultural history

Contact Information

564 Park Hall

Buffalo NY, 14260

Phone: (716) 645-8415

ndubueze@buffalo.edu

How did Atlantic slavery and European imperialism define West African gender and sexual identities, and transform power relations between men and women?

Education

  • PhD, Michigan State University. 2013
  • BA, University of Nigeria, 2007

Books

  • "Emergent Masculinities: Gendered Power and Social Change in the Biafra Atlantic Age" (in progress) 

Selected Publications

  • “Matriliny, Masculinity, and Contested Gendered Definitions of Ethnic Identity and Power in Nineteenth-Century Southeastern Nigeria” ­­– Gendering Ethnicity in African Women’s Lives
  • “Performing Ogaranya: Kalu Ezelu Uwaoa, Male Slavery, and Freedom Politics in Southeastern Nigeria, c.1860-1940” – Journal of West African History, Vol. 3, No. 1 (Spring 2017)