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Tuesday, April 9, 2024 - 08:39

 Poet, academic and writer of fiction and literary criticism from South Sudan, Taban Lo Liyong, paid a courtesy call to the Department of Literature on Monday 9th February 2024.

Taban Lo Liyong has a long history of working at the University of Nairobi for several years, from 1968, first

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Saturday, April 6, 2024 - 21:19

Today, the French embassy held a cocktail to mark the official launching of the France Alumni in Kenya. the event brought together representatives from public and private universities, Association of France Alumni in Kenya (AFRAKEN), Kenyan companies and the French Chamber of Commerce.

Friday, April 5, 2024 - 17:10
French Students interact with  St. Jude J.S.S students , Chair Department of Literature addresses Kathiani Girls , Chairperson Department of Literature interacting with St. Jude Junior secondary school , Kathiani Girls and St.Jude Junior secondary school pose for a group photo , Kathiani Girls students learn about the importance of  French and making career choices
Monday, March 25, 2024 - 17:15

Today, the Department of Literature received students and pupils from Kathiani Girls High School and St. Jude Junior Secondary School in Makueni, who visited the French Resource Centre (CRKF).

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Staff in the Department researches on and teaches drama from all parts of the world, considering that drama remains the most popular genre of literature due to its versatile manifestations, rendition avenues, and immediacy of experience. Students are exposed to dramatic tradiations from different parts of the world and across different historical epochs.