Kimani Njogu

Kimani Njogu is Director of Twaweza Communications and former associate professor of African languages at Kenyatta University in Kenya. Kimani Njogu was formerly Associate Professor of KiSwahili and African Languages, Kenyatta University, Nairobi. He has done linguistic research among Swahili of Kenya, and is a writer and producer of social change soap operas in several African, Caribbean and Asian countries. His main publications include The Teaching of Literature: Theory and Method, 1999 (in KiSwahili and awarded the Noma Award for Publishing); Reading Poetry as Dialogue: An East African Poetic Tradition, 2004; and Zilazala (A Play), 2006.