Dele Jegede is a Senior Research Fellow at the Center for Cultural Studies, University of Lagos, Nigeria. He has a B.A. degree from Ahmadu Bello University, Zaira, Nigeria, and a Ph.D. in art history from Indiana University. He is presently a Fulbright Visiting Scholar at Spelman College in Atlanta, Georgia. His book, Trends in Contemporary Nigerian Art, will be published this year (1983) by the Federal Department of Culture, Lagos, Nigeria.