Department of English Studies

Prof S Maithufi

College of Human Sciences
School of Arts
Department: English Studies
Associate Professor
Tel: 012 429 6140


  • PhD  (Wits) 

Fields of academic interests

  • African literature
  • South African literature
  • Postcolonialism
  • Gender studies and women’s writing 

Journal articles

  • 2011. Resonances of the ‘ordinary’ in the realism of ‘iNgoma’, healing ritual. GEFAME: Journal of African Studies, 8(1).
  • 2010. Secular blackness in Zoë Wicomb’s short stories. Journal of Literary Studies 26(2): 69-79.