Bayo Akomolafe

Author, speaker, and “walkout” academic, Bayo Akomolafe is globally recognised for his poetic, unconventional, counter-intuitive take on global crisis, civic action and social change. He is the Initiating/Coordinating Curator for “theemergencenetwork” and host of the online course, “We will dance with Mountains”.

Among his various positions, Bayo is professor and lecturer in clinical psychology at Nigeria’s Covenant University, an ethnopsychotherapeutic researcher and Special Envoy for the International Alliance for Localization. He has also taught at Harvard University, Simon Fraser University and Schumacher College. His website is