Prof. Obi Maduakor taught English for many years at the University of Nigeria, Nsukka, as full Professor. His expertise is in English, African and Caribbean literature, Modern Literary Theory, and Poetry. Prof. Maduakor has been the recipient of numerous academic honours as Visiting Professor and Visiting Fellow, and is listed in ‘Two Thousand Outstanding Academics of 21st Century’ by Cambridge International Biographical Centre, 2004. He is currently English Professor at Seneca College, in Toronto. He is also an evangelical Anglican priest under the jurisdiction of Enugu Diocese, Nigeria, and Anglican Network in Canada, ministering as Honorary Assistant at St. Chad’s Anglican Church in Etobicoke, a suburb of Toronto. He enthusiastically combines his academic work with his calling as priest.
Books: Introduction to Poetry: A Critical Anthology of Selected North American, British & African Poems (2018) (ISBN: 978-0-9948272-4-1)