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.

Prof. Wangari Mwai

 Mwai

Department:Literature
Title: 
Professor
Kenyatta University, P.O BOX 43844- 0100. NAIROBI
Position: Deputy Vice Chancellor – Administration, Kenyatta University
Cellphone: +254-722-653745
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Research and Publications
Refereed Journals

  • Mwai Wangari,  Kebaya Charles and Diang’a Rachael (2015). The Autobiography as a genre in Disability Literature. An analysis of selected texts from Kenya. The Journal of Pan African Studies, Vol. 8,No.7, October.  ( in Press)
  • Diang’a Rachael, Kebaya Charles and Mwai Wangari (2015).  Community Theater and Development Practices in the Nyanza Region of Kenya. The Journal of Pan African Studies Vol. 8, No.6, September.
  • Mwai Wangari and Okoth Zipporah (2015). The teacher as a nurturer of self pride: lessons from the Swahili indigenous nuptial rites instructor. International Journal of Learning, Teaching and Educational Research.ISSN: 1694-2116(Online).ISSN: 1694-2493(Print).Website: http://www.ijlter.org
  • Mwai Wangari, Gimode Edwin and Kebaya Charles (2015). Reading the Story of Jesus Christ as an Epic.   Journal of Cultural and Religious Studies, Volume 3, Number 4, July-Aug. doi: 10.17265/2328-2177/2015.04.005
  • Mwai Wangari and Kebaya Charles (2015) Imbricating Tourism in Oral Narratives of Communities in the Western Region of Kenya. Journal of Literature and Art Studies, Vol. 5, No. 9, September Issue. doi: 10.17265/2159-5836/2015.09.001
  • Mwai, Wangari, and Wamue, Mwangi (2013).  Relationship between Alcoholism and Family Cohesion : A Gender Analysis of Kigio Location, Gatanga District , Kenya. International Journal of Education and Research, Vol.1 No. 7, July Issue. 1SSN: 2201- 6333.
  • Mwai, Wangari (2013).  Self Discovery Tools For Better Self And Other Leaderships:  A Personal Experience With Goleman’s Five Discoveries. Journal of Human and Social Science Research  (online).
  • Mwai, Wangari  (2013). Imagi(ni)ng  the  Character of persons with Disabilities: An analysis of the motif of the princess who could not smile.Science Journal of Psychology. ISSN: 2276-6278
  • Mwai, Wangari (2012).  Ora- Media and the promotion of African Indigenous Vegetables in Kisii, Siaya and Nyando  Districts of Nyanza Province, Lake Victoria Region, Kenya. Journal of Communication and Culture, Volume 3, Number 3, December Issue.  
  • Mwai, Wangari and Runo Mary ( 2013): Nurturing Multiple Intelligences through African Indigenous Education: A Case Study of Unyago A Swahili Girls to Women Nuptial Institution. International Journal of Education and Research (IJER). ISSN: 2201- 6333 ( Print). ISSN : 2201- 6740( online)   
  • Nanyama, Deborah and Mwai Wangari (2012).  The protrayal of Youths in  Novels of John Habwe. International Journal of Humanities and Social Sciences ( Vol. 2:2) Special Issue- January ISSN: 2220- 8488 ( Print) . ISSN : 2221- 0989 ( online )  
  • Mwai, Wangari  (2008).  Women, Politics and the Media in Africa, A Case Study of Kenya. ECHO; Journal of the Association for African Women in Research and Development.  
  • Mwai, Wangari  and Omwalo Bryson ( 2007). The Biblical Biography of Jesus Christ. Maseno Journal of Arts and Social Sciences (MUFASS JOURNAL) Vol.1.3
  • Mwai, Wangari  and Ong’injo Mary (2006). Re-Reading of the Pauline Writings From A Feminist Perspective.  Maseno Journal of Arts and Social Sciences ( MUFASS JOURNAL) Vol.1.2
  • Mwai, Wangari  ( 2006). Gender and Social Science Research. Maseno Journal of Arts and Social Sciences ( MUFASS JOURNAL) Vol.1.1
  • Mwai, Wangari (1995). Swahili Poetry; its origin, Growth and Development. Maseno Journal of Education, Arts and Science - Vol. 2.1
  • Mwai, Wangari  (1995). Book review on Barking, You will be Eaten. Maseno Journal of Education, Arts and Science - Vol. 2.1

Books

  • 2013: Mwai, Wangari and Nassanga  Katapa Utilization of Retired Senior Academics in the East African Region. Nairobi: Nairobi Academic Press, Kenya.
  • 2012:  Kimongo David, Mwai Wangari and Mbugua Mungai  Urban Youth Folklore genres: Mchongoano.  Lambert Academic Publishers, Germany.
  • 2010:  Mwai,  Wangari Songs for the Bride: A Literary Analysis of Unyago Nuptial Songs.  Lambert Academic Publishers, Germany
  • 2010: Mwai, Wangari New Trends in Ushairi:  A Socio - Historical Study of Ushairi. Lambert Academic Publishers, Germany
  • 2010:   Mwai, Wangari and Obura Oluoch Female Imagination: A Biographical Study of Women Literary Artists from the East African Region.  Lambert Academic Publishers, Germany.
  • 2010:  Mwai Wangari and Oloo, Pamela Gender and Language: An analysis of Margaret Ogola’s The River and the Source: Lambert Academic Publishers, Germany.
  • 2015: Mwai, Wangari and Ndungo Catherine : (Ongoing Research) An Encyclopedia of Leadership Terms and Concepts  
  • 2015:  Mwai, Wangari and Sauda Swaleh   (Ongoing Research) An Alphabetical Approach to Definitions of Terms and Concepts in Mentoring and Coaching.
  • 2015: Mwai, Wangari and Ndungo Catherine    (Ongoing Research) A-Z on Gender: A Dictionary on Definitions of  Terms and Concepts.
  • 2016: Mwai, Wangari and Masumi Hashimoto Odari    (Ongoing Research) Who is who in East African  Women’s Writing.

Chapters in Book(s)

  • Mwai, Wangari (2013).  Disability Literature:  The Lives of Persons with Disability as told in selected Bio-graphies from Kenya. Chapter in Institute of French Research in Africa (IFRA) publication.
  • Mwai, Wangari (2012).  Imagi(ni)ng  the  Character of persons with Disabilities: An analysis of the motif of the princess who could not smile: Chapter in Institute of French Research in Africa  ( IFRA) publication.
  • Mwai, Wangari  (2012).  Introduction to Drama in Africa.  In African Drama and Theatre: A Criticism. Edited by Kebaya Charles and Mugubi John. Nairobi: Focus Publishers
  • Mwai, Wangari  (2006).  Governance and Development in East Africa: A Feminist Perspective. In  Governance and Development in East Africa -pp 11-23
  • Mwai, Wangari  (2006).  Th.I. R.D  A Case For  African indigenous Vegetables in the Lake Victoria Region of Kenya. In   Our Narratives, Our Landscapes. A KOLA Publication.
  • Mwai, Wangari (2006).  Behind every Landscape there is a story. In the Our Narratives, Our Landscapes. A KOLA Publication.
  • Mwai, Wangari (2000).  Women in Development in Kenya; 1970 – 2000. In Kenya; The making of a Nation.  Institute of Research and Postgraduate Studies (IRPS), Maseno University
  • Mwai, Wangari (1989).  Lectures in Kiswahili Language and Literature - for the External Degree programme of the University of Nairobi.
  • Mwai, Wangari (1994).   Performance; an integral part in the teaching of Oral Literature.  Kenya Oral Literature Association Publication.

 

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