Omoyemi (Yemi) Ajisebutu
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Yemi holds a Bachelors in English\Literature with minor in Social Studies from the Tai Solarin University of Education in Nigeria and a M.A in English with a concentration in Literature (2017) from New Mexico Highlands University, Las Vegas, New Mexico. Her thesis was titled “Removing the Sixth Mountain: Friendship and Inclusion in West African Women’s Fiction” and it focused on the cultural specificity and Stiwanism as a viable alternative to mainstream feminism in West African societies.
Yemi is interested in critical theory, postcolonial feminist theory, West African literature and orality in pre-colonial gender narratives especially in Southwestern Nigeria.