FACULTY OF HUMANITIES AND SOCIAL SCIENCES


Personal Information

Name:

Mr. Yohana Mung’aya Timba

Assistant Lecturer 

Contact Address:

Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences
Dar Es Salaam University College of Education (DUCE)
P. O Box 2329 Dar Es Salaam, Tanzania
Mobile: +255 753 011 293
Emails:yohanamung93aya@gmail.com

Education Profile

2015-2018:      Master of Arts in Literature, University of Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
2009-2012:      Bachelor of Arts with Education, St. Augustine University of Tanzania, Tanzania

Areas of Research

  • The depiction of culture and development in Tanzanian Literature
  • The use of literary Devices
  • Postcolonial Literature
  • Trends in Modern Literature
  • Crime and Exile Literature

Teaching Areas

  • African American Literature
  • African Literature
  • Genres of Literature ( Novel, Drama & Poetry)
  • Language and Literature
  • Literature and Society
  • Publishing
  • Theories of literature
  • Women writing

Selected Scholarly Work(s)

  1. Narratological Significance of Journey Motif in Severine Ndunguru’s A Wreath for Fr. Mayer. Unpublished M.A Dissertation: University of Dar es Salaam