Department of English Studies

Prof B Nchindila

College of Human Sciences
School of Arts
Department: English Studies
Associate Professor
Tel: 012 429 6456


  • DLitt et Phil (Unisa) 

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Fields of academic interests

  • African literature
  • Development education
  • English as medium of instruction in multilingual societies
  • English language teacher education
  • English teaching/English in education
  • Literacy in ESL
  • TEFL
  • TESOL 


2010. Conditions for successful online learning and mentoring: Towards designing an optical mentoring model. Germany:LAP Lambert Academic Publishing.

Book chapters:

  • 2011. Targeting pressure points in the training of learners of English as asecond language in the workplace in Africa: The role of communication skills. In Krzanowski M. (Ed.) English for Work and the Workplace: Approaches, Curricula and Materials. Reading: Garnet Publishing. 

Journal articles

  • 2011. The role of music in reading literacy: Symphonies of an anthem in English as a second language in multilingual contexts Muziki 8 (1)120-135
  • 2010. Africa's conflictual mimesis. African Identities 8(3): 237-253.
  • 2008. Honest by chance: An investigation into Bemba music in Zambian politics. Muziki 5(2): 298-322.