Dr. Rita Kiki Edozie is a Professor of International Relations and African Affairs at James Madison College of Public Affairs and Director of African American and African Studies (AAAS) in the College of Arts and Letters. She was Lilly Teaching Fellow 2007-8 and CIC-Academic Leadership Fellow, 2011-12. She has a PhD in Political Science from the New School for Social Research, New York City (1999). She is the author, co-author, editor of five books, including The African Union's Africa (Michigan State University Press, 2014) and Malcolm X's Worldview; and single author of several journal articles/book chapters in comparative politics of Africa, global development, democratization, and Pan African Studies.

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