Mwita is a graduate student and a teaching assistant in the department of African Cultural Studies. His research is on traditional initiation practices in Africa with a major focus on circumcision ceremonies.
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Assists fellows navigating cultural adaption, holds weekly office hours for the duration of the institute.
LANGUAGES: Swahili, Kuria
EXPERTISE: Language pedagogy, critical theory, literary criticism, cultural studies
TOPICS: “Let’s Learn Swahili!”