SPEAKER BIO

Dr Brian Sibanda

Dr Brian Sibanda is a Researcher/Lecturer at the Centre for Teaching and Learning, University of the Free State, Qwaqwa campus. Sibanda is a member of the English Academy of Southern Africa and the Africa Decolonial Research Network (ADERN), a free alliance of scholars that research and write on decoloniality.

He holds a PhD from the University of South Africa and has published a number of articles and book chapters on a range of topical issues such as decolonising language, the discourse of genocide and social cohesion. Sibanda’s main research interests include the impact of global coloniality, theory of liberation, language development and literacies.