Visiting Researcher in African Studies
AB, Linguistics (combined with Anthropology), Harvard University
PhD, Linguistics and Social Anthropology, Harvard University
Victor Manfredi's research interests include:
- Comparative grammar and prosody of the Benue‑Kwa languages of the Niger‑Congo family;
- Indigenous verbal, musical and political cultures of southern Nigeria;
- (iii) African cultural transmission to the Western Hemisphere;
- Orthography and typography.