A VISITING PROFESSOR FROM UNIVERSITY OF VIENNA IN AUSTRIA WITH PG LIT STUDENTS
LITERATURE STUDENTS TAKING A CREATIVE WRITERS WORKSHOP IN MARCH 2020
THE INTERUNIVERSITY DEBATES IN FRENCH
THE AUF TRAINING ON RESEARCH METHODOLOGY
IN SERVICE TRAINING OF TEACHERS OF FRENCH
Japanese Cultural Festival
Japanese Club- KU
Japanese language learners at a cultural festival
Prof.Ralarala of Cape Peninsulla University, South Africa, The Dean SHSS, the Chairperson of LL&FL,Dr.Nthiga and seminar participants after the launch of a book on forensic Lings
   

Title/Qualifications: DR. PhD – Literature; M.A – Literature; B.Ed (English & Literature) – 1st Class honours

Department/Unit/Section: Literature, Languages and Linguistics

Contact Address: Kenyatta University, P.O. Box 43844-00100, Nairobi, Kenya

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Telephone: +254724296999

Position: Lecturer 

Area of Specialization: Literature – African Literature, gender studies, literature and human rights

Research Interests: Literature and human rights; education and early exposure to literature in native languages

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Publications

Articles presented to journals

  • August 2019: Philosophy of Literature: The Aesthetics of Swahili Verb; The Horizon Journal of Philosophy
  • 2019: Human rights and displacement in literature: the case of M. Mwangi’s Kill Me Quick and K. Kombani’s The Last Villains of Molo. Africology: The Journal of Pan African Studies

Conference and Workshop papers

  • September 2019: 1st International Conference on Advanced research in Humanities and Social Sciences (ICAREHS): Paper; “Governance: Voices of Selected African Creative Artists”
  • February 2019: International Mother Language Day (IMLD) Conference 2019: “Hallowing Mother Language and Cultural Diversity in Africa”; co-presented a paper ‘Something strange here; where language meets literature’.
  • July 2018: Facilitated a workshop on academic and work-place writing skills
  • September 10, 2013: East Africa at 50: A Celebration of Histories and Futures. Read a Paper “Kenya at Fifty: Stocktaking and Evaluation in Margaret Ogola’s Mandate of the People
  • August 2013: Participated in Africa Storybook Project pre-conference.
  • July 2011: Core-facilitated a workshop on the teaching of Diploma in Education Life Skills Option at Marist International University College.
  • June 2010: Participated in a 2-week Life Skills Workshop in Chennai, India.
  • 12th -17th April, 2004: Attended a Workshop on Infusion of Human Rights in the National School Curricular.

chairperson english

Dr. Muhia John Mugo
Chairperson
Department of Literature, Linguistics, and Foreign Languages


 

Department News and Events

Kenyatta University Postgraduate Students of Linguistics Conference Date: 11th March, 2022

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We wish to notify you that the university and therefore the department is going on with the processing of postgraduate work during the Covid-19 university closure. This includes: Presentation of...

Forensic linguistics seminar hosted by English and linguistics in BSSC

The Chair, Dr. Nthiga, addressing the participants in the forensic linguistics seminar Pariciants of the seminar on forensic linguistics enjoy a health break Prof. Monwabisi Ralarala from the Cape Peninsulla...

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