Dr. Pamela Chepngetich Mainye

Lecturer
Email: pchepngetich@kisiiuniversity.ac.ke

Research Projects


 

‘Building Peace Through Radio’: Radio Fan Clubs, ‘Collective Responsibility’, and Post
Conflict Healing in Eldoret, Kenya. (African Peacebuilding Network, 2017)
From Online Rhetoric to Street Protests: Cyber Activism, Aesthetics, and the Kenyan
Urban Space. (VoilksWagen Stiftung, 2016)
SUMMER-SCHOOLS, CONFERENCES & WORKSHOPS
Next Generation in Social Sciences in Africa Training Workshop. January 2018, Nairobi,
Kenya.
African Peacebuilding Network 2017 Training Workshop II on Writing and Dissemination.
December, 11th-13th, 2017, Rabat, Morocco
African Peacebuilding Network 2017 Training Workshop I on Research Methods. June. 20th-
22nd 2017, Accra, Ghana
ECAS 2015 – 6th European Conference on African Studies, Collective Mobilizations in Africa:
Contestation, Resistance, Revolt. Paris, France – 8-10 July, 2015. Presented a paper titled:
Vernacular Photography as Subject of Research: Ethical Considerations.
Nordic Africa Days 2014 – Misbehaving States and Behaving Citizens? Questions of
Governance in African states, 26-27 September 2014. Uppsala, Sweden.
BIGSAS Colloquium- Academic Forum for the Presentation of Initial Work in Progress held at
Iwalewa House, Bayreuth, Germany, November 7, 2014; 8-9 November, 2012. Presented my
PhD Work in Progress.
Moi University, Kenya – Autobiography in Eastern Africa: Remembering the Past,
Constructing the Self, 3-4 February 2014. Presented a paper titled on Vernacular
Photography among Refugees in Dadaab, North Eastern Kenya.
Bayreuth International Summer School, Bayreuth University, Germany, 22-26 July, 2013.
Course title: Visual Research in the Social Sciences (A focus on Video)
ECAS 2013 – 5th European Conference on African Studies, African dynamics in a multipolar
world, Lisbon, Portugal, 26th-30th June 2013. Presented a paper on Twitter and Africa’s War
on Terror: News Framing and convergence in the Kenyan media.