Maina wa Mũtonya is a researcher on African Studies. He holds a PhD in African Literature and Cultures from the University of the Witwatersrand in South Africa. He writes largely on literature, popular culture and politics in Africa and a strong advocate of African languages.
Adjunct professor/Researcher, ENAH
Senior lecturer, Pwani University
Research professor, El Colegio de Mexico
University of the Witwatersrand, Ph. D.
University of the Witwatersrand, M.A
Music and Dance Research in East Africa.,
Dancing to the Marriage Beat(ing): The Gender Debate in a Gĩkũyũ Popular Music Discourse,
Imagining the Nation in the Kenyan Constitution: Reflections on Cultural Expressions,, Jahazi
The Politics of Everyday Life in Gĩkũyũ Popular Music (1990-2000),
Director, Graduate Students Outreach, International Council of Educational Professionals (ICEP)