One of East Africa's most prolific children's writers
East Africa's Global Lives
Welcome to East Africa's Global Lives, a continually-growing, co-produced, Open Access resource for teachers and students of African history.
Each biography showcases the primary source research of its author, whose name is displayed on the biography page. The first eleven biographies came out of of our archival workshop in Nairobi in October 2019; they have served as the nucleus of a collection which will grow to represent the multifarious ways in which East Africans engaged with the wider world throughout the twetieth century.
The biographies are listed alphabetically by first name and are fully searchable. You can also choose a tag and click 'search' to display the biographies which relate to a given topic.