Shadreck Chirikure is a Senior Lecturer in the Department of Archaeology at the University of Cape Town. He obtained the degrees of MA Artefact Studies (2002) and PhD in Archaeology (2005) from the Institute of Archaeology, University College London. His doctoral thesis explored the technology and socio-cultural metaphors associated with pre-colonial iron production in northern Zimbabwe.
Instructor, Campus 2016 (Whose? Reading “The Technosphere” and “The Anthropocene” from Africa Seminar)