Staff: English and Communication

Dr Terrence Musanga

Acting Chairperson

Research Interests:

  • Migration and Identity issues in Literature, with concentration on Zimbabwe and Southern Africa.

Prof Tasiyana D. Javangwe

Lecturer, English and Communication Studies

Research Interests:

  • Postcolonial Identities, the Life Narrative and Diasporic literatures

Professor Hazel Tafadzwa Ngoshi

Lecturer

Qualifications:

  • Doctor of Literature (English) University of Pretoria
  • MA. English, University of Zimbabwe
  • BA. Special Honours in English, University of Zimbabwe
  • BA. General, University of Zimbabwe
Research Interests: Autobiography and identities, gender and nationalism, postcoloniality and Bakhtinian dialogism in African literature.

Dr Ernest Jakaza

Senior Lecturer: Department of English and Communication Studies

Research interests: Discourse analysis, parliamentary discourse, media discourse, argumentation discourse, appraisal discourse, political discourse, sociolinguistics and syntax

Dr Hugh Mangeya

Lecturer: Department of English and Communication

Modules Taught: - Discourse Analysis, Theories of Mass Communication, Trends in Linguistics. Have numerous publications which include articles in refereed journals and chapters in books. Research interests lie in the area graffiti as an instantiation of human communication, identity issues in sports discourses and phonology.  

Mr Anias Mutekwa

Lecturer, Department of English and Communication

Research Interests Literature and gender, Eco-criticism, Literature and post-colonialism, Zimbabwean and African literature.