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Jomo Kenyatta, LSE and the independence of Kenya

Free, Alex (2017) Jomo Kenyatta, LSE and the independence of Kenya. Africa at LSE (11 Oct 2017). Website.

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Abstract

To commemorate Black History Month, Alex Free profiles Jomo Kenyatta – the first president of Kenya and an LSE graduate who came to London and studied social anthropology under Bronisław Malinowski in the 1930s. A leading pan-Africanist with an ultimately mixed political legacy in office, Kenyatta produced his famous ethnographic study of the Kikuyu, Facing Mount Kenya, while at LSE.

Item Type: Online resource (Website)
Official URL: http://blogs.lse.ac.uk/africaatlse/
Additional Information: © 2017 The Author(s); Online
Divisions: LSE
Subjects: D History General and Old World > DT Africa
Sets: Collections > Africa at LSE
Date Deposited: 27 Nov 2017 12:36
Last Modified: 05 Jun 2020 23:30
URI: http://eprints.lse.ac.uk/id/eprint/85756

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