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Gift Kayira

Ph.D. Student

Major Field

British Imperial

Minor Fields

Modern African History, Latin American History, West African History    

Advisors

Joseph Hodge

Research Interests

Gift Kayira’s research interests are in economic history of Malawi with a bias towards that of development located within British Imperial History in the 20th Century. In particular, he seeks to understand the evolution of colonial and post-colonial development ideas and their corresponding projects, and the manner in which they affected progress in Malawi’s rural society.