Dr Michael Twaddle

Contact details

Name:
Dr Michael Twaddle
Position/Fellowship type:
Senior Research Fellow
Fellowship term:
to 31-Jul-2018
Institute:
Institute of Commonwealth Studies
Phone:
020 7862 8844
Email address:
michael.twaddle@sas.ac.uk
Website:
http://commonwealth.sas.ac.uk/index.php?id=169

Research Summary and Profile

Research interests:
Modern History
Regions:
Africa
Summary of research interests and expertise:

African and Caribbean history, particularly Uganda
Translation of literary materials in Uganda into English
British Academy project 'The Nine Lives of Semei Kakungulu'
Previously Vice President of Royal African Society and now Honorary Life Member
Chair of Friends of Makerere University in UK

Publication Details

Related publications/articles:

Date Details
01-Jan-2011 Some implications of literacy in Uganda

Monographs

in History in Africa, pg 1-26, Volume 4, 2011 (peer referenced)

01-Jan-1993 Semei Kakungulu and the creation of Uganda 1868-1928

The nine lives of Semei Kakungulu'

Relevant Events

Related events:

Date Details
01-Jan-2011 Significance of literacy in Uganda in 19th and 20th Centuries

Oxford Centre for Mission Studies, June 2011

01-Jan-2010 UK African Studies Conference 2010

September 2010

01-Jan-2010 Uganda

Annual lectures to UCL Development Studies Institute students

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