About The Speaker
Olusegun Stephen Titus
Dr. Olusegun Stephen Titus is a lecturer at the Department of Music of the Obafemi Awolowo University in Nigeria. His work focuses on Urban Spaces and Struggles, Ecomusicology, Migration, Medical Musicology and Landscape. His work focuses on the way musical narratives on water, air, land and cities give insightful socio-cultural explanation of the environmental degradation and its effects on human health and can help to raise awareness in the developing world. Some past and ongoing research include the musical analysis and narratives of flood in Southwestern Nigeria as well as oil spills and gas flaring effects on the ocean, land and air of the Niger Delta area. He is currently AfOx-TORCH Fellow and a visiting scholar at the University of Oxford.