Dr Jackie Ojiambo

Dr Jackie Ojiambo

Kenya

International University in Kisaju, Kenya

Literature

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Work and Research

Jaqueline Ojiambo just completed her PhD studies in the English Department of Stellenbosch University, South Africa. She holds a master’s degree in literature from The University of Nairobi and a B. A in Literature and Communication from the same university. Her research interests are African cinema, specifically, Kenyan cinema. Her Dissertation is titled Films by Kenyan Women Directors as National Allegories. Through reading Kenyan films directed by women as national allegories, her study examines how within the context of the Kenyan political situation the stories can be interpreted to refer beyond their immediate circumstances to wider political concerns. She is currently teaching Literature at RAF International University in Kisaju, Kenya.

Fields Of Expertise

African Cinema
Literature