Euphrase Kezilahabi


Euphrase Kezilahabi

Professor Euphrase Kezilahabi (born 13 April, 1944 in Ukerewe, Tanganyika (now in Tanzania) is a Tanzanian novelist, poet, and scholar. He is currently based at the University of Botswana, where he is an Associate Professor at the Department of African Languages.

He writes in Swahili, and has delivered talks on subjects such as 'Aesthetic Ambivalence in Modern Swahili' and 'The Concept of the Hero in African Fiction'.

His works include:
* "Mzingile" - 1991
* "Nagona" - 1990
* "Karibu Ndani" - 1988
* "Rosa Mistika" - 1988

The Concept of the Hero in African Fiction - 1983


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