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: PhD
Department/Unit/Section:
Literature
Contact Address:
P.O Box 17952, 20100.NAKURU   
Position:
Lecturer   
Area of Specialization:
Folklore/Oral Literature,Postcolonial Studies
Research Interests:
Popular culture,Queer studies, Marginalities
Email: Corporate: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
           Personal:   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Google Scholar: https://scholar.google.com/citationshl=en&user=xm7oyS8AAAAJ&view_op=list_works&citft=1&citft=2&citft=3&email_for_op=gaita.murimi
ORCID ID: https://orcid.org/0000-0003-0414-0492


Download Full CV

Publications

  • Murimi Gaita (2018): ‘Anatomy of Contemporary Storytelling: Performing National Culture in Kenya’ International Journal of Law, Humanities & Social Science © Volume 2, Issue 6 (October 2018), P.P. 16-28,
  • Murimi Gaita (2012): “From Spotting Fissures and Cracks to Sporting Excesses: Of
    Storytelling and Virtual Nation”, in Musing Post Colonies ISBN 978-984-33-4122-8V nal Culture: Towards an Agenda of Contemporary Storytelling in Kenya” in Journal of Literature (JOL)- Monsoon Issue, School of Language, Literature and Culture Studies, Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi
  • Murimi Gaita, 2006, Constructing Youth, Identity, and Nation:  Matatu Culture in Kenya, Creative Forum (CF), Journal of Literary & Critical Writings, 19/1-2
  • Murimi Gaita, 2009, Rethinking National Culture: Towards an Agenda of Contemporary Storytelling in Kenya, Journal of Literature (JOL)- Monsoon Issue
  • Murimi Gaita, 2012, From Spotting Fissures and Cracks to Sporting Excesses: Of  Storytelling and Virtual Nation, Musing Post Colonies, 978-984-33-4122-8

Books Publications

Conference/Workshops/Seminar Papers

Conference Papers

  • “Towards a Desecularized Identity: Creating a Hyper-Real Religion through Folklore” Paper presentation at the International Conference on African Languages and Literatures in the 21st Century, 6-8
  • August, 2014. Kenyatta University, Nairobi, Kenya.
  • ‘Towards a Desecularized Identity: Creating a hyper-Real Religion through folklore” for the 1st International Interdisciplinary Annual Conference, Kisii University, 30th July to 2nd August 2014.
  • Paradox of Equity: Re/constructing gender spaces in contemporary oral narrative’ KOLA conference, University of Nairobi November, 2012
  • From Spotting Fissures and Cracks to Sporting Excesses: Of Storytelling and Virtual Nation”,8th Conference of the International Society for the Oral Literature of Africa (ISOLA) held in 15-20th July, 2010 at Mombasa
  • “Rethinking National Culture: Towards an Agenda of Contemporary Storytelling in Kenya” International Conference on African Literature, Dhaka University, Oct. 2008

 

chairperson english

Dr. Purity. M. Nthiga
Chairperson
Department of Literature, Linguistics, and Foreign Languages


 

Department News and Events

PROCESSING OF POSTGRADUATE WORK DURING THE COVID-19 UNIVERSITY CLOSURE

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...

Japanese Language Activities

Japanese Cultural Festival Japanese Speech Contest at the Embassy Japanese language learners at a cultural festival Students of Japanese with lecturer Japanese Cultural Festival Japanese language learners at a cultural...

Go to Top