Office of the Chancellor

April 10 - Ngugi wa Thiong'o

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Ngugi wa Thiong'o

Ngugi wa Thiong'o, Distinguished Professor of English and Comparative Literature, is founding director of UC Irvine's International Center for Writing & Translation. A renowned literary and social activist, Ngugi is a prolific author. His most recent novel, In the House of the Interpreter: A Memoir, has received acclaim worldwide.