Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin - Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences - Institute of Asian and African Studies

Prof Dr Peter Wasamba

Prof Dr Peter Wasamba
Guest Researcher
pwasamba (at), pwasamba (at)

Humboldt-Universität → Präsidium → Kultur-, Sozial- und Bildungswissenschaftliche Fakultät → Institut für Asien- und Afrikawissenschaften → Afrikanische Literaturen und Kulturen
Mailing address
Unter den Linden 6, 10099 Berlin

Peter Wasamba is a Professor of African Literature at the University of Nairobi. He is also a lecturer of Law. He has over 19 years university teaching experience with 11 years in management as Chairman, Department of Literature, Associate Dean and thereafter, Dean, Faculty of Arts. Wasamba has BA, MA and PhD degrees in Literature. He also has Bachelor of Laws (LLB) and Master of Laws (LLM) degrees, all from the University of Nairobi. Wasamba’s current research interest is in African Literature and Human Rights Law. He is working on his PhD project entitled: “An Afrocentric Gaze at Human Rights Jurisprudence in Africa through Literature.”