john.njenga.karugia

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Dr.
John Njenga
Karugia

John Njenga Karugia researches on political and economic interactions between Asia and Africa. He has researched intensively on Chinese migration to Africa and African migration to China. His current research focuses on the Indian Ocean.

Project / Institute / Department: 

Centre for Interdisciplinary African Studies / Institute for England and American Studies / The Frankfurt Memory Studies Platform

Additional Address Information: 

Goethe Frankfurt University

Street / P.O. Box: 

Juridicum, Postfach 21 Senckenberganlage 31

Postcode (ZIP Code): 

60325

City: 

Frankfurt am Main

Country: 

Germany

Phone: 

+49 (0)69 798-25405

AFRASO Projects: 

AFRASO Publications: 

Karugia, John Njenga ; 2015 ; “Tazara Memory in Africa’s Contemporary Politics of Dignity” ; (当代非洲政治尊严中的坦赞回忆), International Aid Journal ; 5th 2015 (6th in general) [2015年第5期,总第6期] ; Beijing, 18-25

Talks / Lectures: 

Karugia, John Njenga ; Writing Back to Whom? East African Literature in a Multipolar World, WiSe 2013/14 ; S4-A: Indian Ocean Imaginaries in East African Literature and Oral Culture, S4-A: Imaginationen des Indischen Ozeans in der ostafrikanischen Literatur und Oralkultur, S4-B: The Indian Ocean as Memory Space, S4-B: Der Indische Ozean als Erinnerungsraum ; Goethe University Frankfurt
Karugia, John Njenga ; Writers in African Politics, WiSe 2014/15 ; S4-A: Indian Ocean Imaginaries in East African Literature and Oral Culture, S4-A: Imaginationen des Indischen Ozeans in der ostafrikanischen Literatur und Oralkultur, S4-B: The Indian Ocean as Memory Space, S4-B: Der Indische Ozean als Erinnerungsraum ; Goethe University Frankfurt
Karugia, John Njenga ; 2015 ; Wissensproduktion in der geteilten transregionalen Forschung ; S4-B: The Indian Ocean as Memory Space, S4-A: Indian Ocean Imaginaries in East African Literature and Oral Culture ; AFRASO Workshop Geteilte Forschung Epistemologische Herausforderungen gemeinsamen Forschens in transregionalen Zusammenhängen ; AFRASO, Goethe-Universität Frankfurt, Frankfurt
Karugia, John Njenga ; 2015 ; Wissensproduktion in der geteilten transregionalen Forschung ; S4-B: The Indian Ocean as Memory Space, S4-A: Indian Ocean Imaginaries in East African Literature and Oral Culture ; Workshop: Geteilte Forschung: Epistrmologische Herausforderungen gemeinsamen Forschens in transregionalen Zusammenhängen ; Goethe-Universität Frankfurt
Karugia, John Njenga ; 2014 ; Wealth in China’s ‚Colonies‘ in East Africa ; S4-A: Indian Ocean Imaginaries in East African Literature and Oral Culture, S4-B: The Indian Ocean as Memory Space ; Uncommon Wealths Riches and Realities, 15th Triennial Conference of ECLALS ; University of Innsbruck, Innsbruck, Austria
Karugia, John Njenga ; 2016 ; Travelling Afrasian Objects ; S4-B: The Indian Ocean as Memory Space, S4-A: Indian Ocean Imaginaries in East African Literature and Oral Culture, S4-B: Der Indische Ozean als Erinnerungsraum, S4-A: Imaginationen des Indischen Ozeans in der ostafrikanischen Literatur und Oralkultur ; 27th GAPS Annual Conference, "The Postcolonial and the Material" ; University of Augsburg
Karugia, John Njenga ; 2015 ; Transregional Research in Trans-Areas: Methodological Reflections ; S4-B: The Indian Ocean as Memory Space, S4-A: Indian Ocean Imaginaries in East African Literature and Oral Culture ; Institut für Ethnologie ; Universität Hamburg
Karugia, John Njenga ; 2015 ; Towards a Braver History of the Indian Ocean ; S4-B: The Indian Ocean as Memory Space, S4-A: Indian Ocean Imaginaries in East African Literature and Oral Culture ; International Conference: Relations and Networks in Indian Ocean Writing ; Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, Barcelona
Karugia, John Njenga ; 2015 ; The Indian Ocean as Memory Space ; S4-B: The Indian Ocean as Memory Space ; Forschungskolloquium Forum INPUTS ‘Imaginary Homelands: (Forced) Migration and Diaspora in Postcolonial Cultures, Literatures and Languages, ; Institut für Poskoloniale & Transkulturelle Studien, Universität Bremen, Bremen
Karugia, John Njenga ; 2013 ; Successes, Challenges and Paradoxes of China-Africa Relations ; S4-B: The Indian Ocean as Memory Space ; China and Afrika Seminar, Institut für Ethnologie ; Goethe Universität Frankfurt am Main
Karugia, John Njenga ; 2014 ; Memory, Migration and Politics in Asia-Africa Relations ; S4-B: The Indian Ocean as Memory Space, S4-A: Indian Ocean Imaginaries in East African Literature and Oral Culture ; Public Lecture ; Jindal School of International Affairs, O.P. Jindal Global University Delhi, New Delhi,
South Africa and China - Politics and Perspective ; Mageza-Barthel, Rirhandu & John Njenga Karugia, SoSe 2015 ; S2-C: New Approaches to Transnational Gender Politics: Chinese-African Collaboration, S2-C: Neue Ansätze transnationaler Geschlechterpolitik: Chinesisch-Afrikanische Kooperationen, S4-A: Indian Ocean Imaginaries in East African Literature and Oral Culture, S4-A: Imaginationen des Indischen Ozeans in der ostafrikanischen Literatur und Oralkultur, S4-B: The Indian Ocean as Memory Space, S4-B: Der Indische Ozean als Erinnerungsraum ; SoSe 2015 ; Goethe University Frankfurt
Karugia, John Njenga ; 2014 ; KiswaChin - Sinokiswahili in Kariakoo Chinatown ; S4-A: Indian Ocean Imaginaries in East African Literature and Oral Culture, S4-B: The Indian Ocean as Memory Space ; 27. Swahili Colloquium University of Bayreuth and University of Leipzig Symposium „New Dynamics in Swahili Studies“ ; University of Bayreuth, Bayreuth, Germany
Karugia, John Njenga ; 2015 ; Indischer Ozean ; S4-B: The Indian Ocean as Memory Space, S4-A: Indian Ocean Imaginaries in East African Literature and Oral Culture ; Expertentreffen Indischer Ozean, Expertenkreis zur Region Indischer Ozean ; Auswärtiges Amt, Berlin
Karugia, John Njenga ; 2014 ; Indian Ocean Migrations and Impacts in the 21st Century: China and India in East Africa ; S4-A: Indian Ocean Imaginaries in East African Literature and Oral Culture, S4-B: The Indian Ocean as Memory Space ; Public Lecture ; Department of African Studies, Delhi University, New Delhi, India
Karugia, John ; 2015 to 2016 ; In (Visible) Imperial Indian Ocean Memories ; S4-A: Indian Ocean Imaginaries in East African Literature and Oral Culture, S4-A: Imaginationen des Indischen Ozeans in der ostafrikanischen Literatur und Oralkultur, S4-B: The Indian Ocean as Memory Space, S4-B: Der Indische Ozean als Erinnerungsraum ; International Workshop: Colonial Ruin: (In)Visible Sites of Postcolonial Memory ; University of Amsterdam
Karugia, John Njenga ; 2015 ; East Africa, South Africa and the Indian Ocean in a Global Context ; S4-B: The Indian Ocean as Memory Space ; Tanzania Kreis Verein der Martineum Gymnasium in Halberstadt ; Niederndodeleben, Germany
Karugia, John Njenga ; 2014 ; Discussing China in Tanzania's Parliament ; S4-B: The Indian Ocean as Memory Space, S4-A: Indian Ocean Imaginaries in East African Literature and Oral Culture ; AFRASO - China-Africa Lectures, Africa’s Chinese options – Perceptions, Culture and Politics ; Konfuzius Institut, Frankfurt am Main, Germany.
Karugia, John Njenga ; 2015 ; Dignity for Self and Others: Insights from Memory Studies ; S4-B: The Indian Ocean as Memory Space, S4-A: Indian Ocean Imaginaries in East African Literature and Oral Culture ; Launch of The Glass Staircase at Prynnsberg Estate ; Prynnsberg Estate, Clocolan, South Africa
Karugia, John Njenga ; 2016 ; Contested Heritage Politics Across the Indian Ocean ; S4-B: The Indian Ocean as Memory Space, S4-A: Indian Ocean Imaginaries in East African Literature and Oral Culture ; Indian Ocean Study Group, Connectivity in Motion: Port Cities of the Indian Ocean, Max-Planck Institut für Ethnologische Forschung ; Martin Luther Universität Halle-Wittenberg

Pages

Publications: 

Karugia, Njenga John 2011: The Chinese in Tanzania: Migrants and Investors, in Duke East Asia Nexus Journal, Duke University, Durham.

Karugia, Njenga John 2010: Chinese Migration to Tanzania; Chinese Deaths and Chinese Experts Cemetery in Dar es Salaam Tanzania, in Afrika Tanulmanyok 2010. IV. Evfolyam, 1. szam.

Karugia, Njenga John 2009: China und Tansania – Chinesische Arbeiter, Chinesische Medizin und Chinesische Eisenbahn, Habari 4., Tanzania-Network e.V

Karugia, Njenga John 2009: Tansanias Erfahrungen mit chinesichen  Arbeitgebern, Habari 4., Tanzania-Network e.V.

Karugia, Njenga John 2008: Africa Conflict Prevention: Early Warning and Early Response, A Critical Analysis of ECOWAS, IGAD, and SADC Systems, VDM Publishers, Saarbrucken.

Karugia, Njenga John 2008: Barack Obama, Jewish Gold, African Gods and Other Prose, Global Political Anthologies, BOD Publishers, Norderstedt.

Anyanwu, Rose-Juliet, Karugia John Njenga et. al 2007: Wittenberg Declaration for Entrepreneurial Spirit and Comparative Advantages in Africa, Wittenberg Center for Global Ethics, Wittenberg.