Members of the CODESRIA team, comprising of the participants and trainers during the opening ceremony of the CODESRIA College of Academic Mentors Institute training graced by the Registrar RIO, Professor Vincent Onywera, accompanied by key note speaker Dr. Godwin Murunga
Participants at the CODESRIA workshop hosted by the School of Humanities and Social Sciences during presentation session at Kenyatta University Conference Centre (KUCC).
Participants at the CODESRIA workshop hosted by the School of Humanities and Social Sciences during presentation session at Kenyatta University Conference Centre (KUCC).
CODESRIA team members following the discussion during the workshop training hosted by the School of Humanities and Social Sciences at KUCC
CODESRIA team members following the discussion during the workshop training hosted by the School of Humanities and Social Sciences at KUCC
Participants comparing notes in their groups during the Group Discussion Session at the CODESRIA workshop hosted by the School of Humanities and Social Sciences at KUCC
Professor Joy Obando of the Department of Geography referring to her notes on Research Integrity and Ethics during the CODESRIA workshop hosted by the School of Humanities and Social Sciences at the KUCC
The gracious Professor Joy Obando of the Department of Geography, explaining ethical concepts in research to members of the CODESRIA team during the 10 day workshop hosted by the School of Humanities and Social Sciences at KUCC
Lead trainer, Professor Bangura of Howard University responding to participants’ queries during question and answer session at the CODESRIA workshop hosted by the School of Humanities and Social Sciences at KUCC
Professor Abdul Karim Bangura explaining to the participants about the Ideal Dissertation Structure during the CODESRIA workshop hosted by the School of Humanities and Social Sciences at KUCC
The Dean, School of Humanities and Social Sciences, Professor Chris Shisanya giving his presentation on Epistemological Paradigms in Social Research during the CODESRIA workshop hosted by the School at KUCC
Professor Ishmael Munene presenting a certificate of participation to Lydia Amoah from University of Ghana during the closing ceremony of CODESRIA workshop hosted by the School of Humanities and Social Sciences at KUCC
Professor Ibrahim Oanda presenting a certificate of participation to Florence Shingirayi Chamisa from University of FortHare during the closing ceremony of CODESRIA workshop hosted by the School of Humanities and Social Sciences at KUCC
Professor Ibrahim Oanda presenting a certificate of participation to Sylvester Kohol Shima from University of Ibadan during the closing ceremony of CODESRIA workshop hosted by the School of Humanities and Social Sciences at KUCC
The facilitators Professors Chris Shisanya being presented with gifts as a token of appreciation for the exemplary job they did during the CODESRIA workshop hosted by the School of Humanities and Social Sciences at KUCC.
The facilitators Professors Joy Obando being presented with gifts as a token of appreciation for the exemplary job they did during the CODESRIA workshop hosted by the School of Humanities and Social Sciences at KUCC.
Dr. Godwin Murunga, the Incoming Executive Secretary of CODESRIA giving his closing remarks during the workshop hosted by the School of Humanities and Social Sciences at KUCC
The facilitator being presented with gifts as a token of appreciation for the exemplary job they did during the CODESRIA workshop hosted by the School of Humanities and Social Sciences at KUCC.
The facilitator being presented with gifts as a token of appreciation for the exemplary job they did during the CODESRIA workshop hosted by the School of Humanities and Social Sciences at KUCC.
The facilitator being presented with gifts as a token of appreciation for the exemplary job they did during the CODESRIA workshop hosted by the School of Humanities and Social Sciences at KUCC.
 dr paul mukundi


Title/Qualifications:  Doctor of Philosophy (English & Postcolonial Literature) Morgan State University, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
Department/Unit/Section:
Literature
Position: Senior Lecturer & Coordinator of Postgraduate Programs, Department of Literature

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PUBLICATIONS

Publications That Report My Achievements

  • Baltimore Times: Baltimore, USA. July 9-15, 2004 issue English Graduate Organization Newsletter: Baltimore, USA.
  • May 15, 2009 issue & Fall 2009 issue The Spokesman Online: The Voice of Morgan State. Baltimore, USA “The Ford-Turpin Symposium.”
  • Nov. 4, 2010. The Kenya Monitor: Boston. “Kenyan Professor Publishes Ground-breaking Book.” Review of Preventing Things from Falling Further Apart: The Preservation of Cultural Identities in Postcolonial African, Indian, and Caribbean Literatures. Paul Waithaka.
  • June 2010: Page 14. H-Net Discussion Networks: (coordinated by Michigan State University, H-Net is an academic organization that brings together numerous scholars across the globe). 

Book & Book Chapters

  • Co-edited, with J.K.S. Makokha. Literature and Contemporary Society in Africa: Selected Essays. New York: Brill/Rodopi, Forthcoming.
  • Co-editor, with Waveney Olembo and Charles Kebaya . Introduction to Literature Research Methods. Nairobi: Forthcoming.
  • Author. “Developing the Literary Research Proposal: Mechanics of Writing an Effective Proposal. Eds. Waveney Olembo, Paul Mukundi & Charles Kebaya. Nairobi: Forthcoming.
  • Author. “The Psychosoteriological Death in Margaret Ogola’s Place of Destiny.” The Works of Margaret Ogola (proposed title). Ed. Tom Odhiambo. Nairobi: Contact Zones Books, Forthcoming.
  • Author. “Teaching Ngugi wa Thiong’o’s Devil on the Cross: The Cultural and Historical Overtones.” Post-Colonial Composition Pedagogy: Using The Culture of Marginalized Students to Teach Composition. Ed. Monique Leslie-Akassi. Ann Arbor: Robbie Dean Press,2011.
  • Author. “Reappropriation of the Colonial Language and Reconstruction of Postcolonial African Identity.” Postcolonial Discourses and Renegotiations of Black Identities. Eds. Clement AkassiAniman & Victorien Lavou Zoungbo. Perpignan, France: Presses Universitaires de Perpignan (Perpignan University Press), 2010. 185-200.
  • Author, Preventing Things from Falling Further Apart: The Preservation of Cultural Identities in Postcolonial African, Indian, and Caribbean Literatures. London: Adonis & Abbey, 2010.

Articles Published in Refereed Journals

  • Author. “Cultural Dichotomy versus Hybridity in Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie’s Purple Hibiscus. Revised and Republished.”Sankofa: A Journal of African Children’s and Young Adult Literature 8 (2014): 34-41. Journal based in the USA.
  • Author. “Edgy Edgars: The RestLess Youth in Suzanna E. Nelson’s Nightmare along the River Nile: A Story of Twentieth Century Slavery.” Eastern African Literary and Cultural Studies (EALCS) Journal
  • (Nov. 2014): 17-25. Journal domiciled in Taylor & Francis, UK.
  • Author, with Mubina Hassanali Kirmani. “Seeking Ancestral Roots and Planting New Ones: Oral Literature of Diaspora Indians in East Africa.” Sankofa: A Journal of African Children’s and Young
  • Adult Literature 9 (2010): 45-52. Journal based in the USA.
  • Author. “Editor’s Introduction: Is the Woman Still ‘the Mule’?” Literary Horizons Journal 2 (2008). 9-12. Journal based in the USA.
  • Compiler. “Selected Recent Books and Publications about Langston Hughes.” Langston Hughes Society Newsletter 5.1 (Summer 2008): 7. Newsletter based in the USA.
  • Author. “A Stitch in Time: Introducing Literary Horizons Journal.” Literary Horizons Journal 1 (2007): 7-11. Journal based in the USA.
  • Compiler, with Dolan Hubbard. “Selected Recent Books and Publications about Langston Hughes.” Langston Hughes Society Newsletter 4.1 (Summer 2007): 6. Newsletter based in the USA.
  • Compiler, with Dolan Hubbard. “Selected Recent Books and Publications about Langston Hughes.” Langston Hughes Society Newsletter 3.1 (Summer 2006): 6. Newsletter based in the USA.
  • Author. “Looking Beyond the Horizon At all Times At All Places: The Triumphant African Woman in Zora Neale Hurston’s Their Eyes Were Watching God, Mariama Ba’s So Long a Letter and Margaret Ogola’s The River and the Source.”
  • The Zora Neale Hurston Forum 18 (2004): 84-92. Journal based in the USA.

chairperson english

Dr. Purity. M. Nthiga
Chairperson
Department of English & Linguistics


 

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