About PV Tchetgen
PV currently consults as a distance learning technology research specialist at the 21CSLA State Center at UC Berkeley.
Originally from West Africa (Cameroon/Ghana), PV received a BA in Computer Science and Economics Management from Ohio Wesleyan University and Master’s degrees from the University of Chicago and UC Berkeley (in Humanities and Information Management & Systems, respectively). He is a media producer and publisher of original content, curriculum, apps and technologies for creativity, health and learning. He is the author of Dirges of Becoming (published by Afro Roots Hop Press) and is currently working on Theory of Digital Orality: A cultural approach to communication and computer interaction, a book about culturally-grounded early literacy pedagogy based on his dissertation. He is a drummer, a storyteller and a radio deejay. His sound recordings can be heard on all major online platforms under the alias Akwerius.