W.O. Maloba research covers African nationalism, revolutionary movements, women's history and Africana studies. He recieved his B.A. (Hons),
from the University of Nairobi (1975), and Ph.D. from Stanford University
(1988). He is the author of Mau Mau and Kenya (Indiana University
Press, 1993/1998), and African Women in Revolution (Africa
World Press, 2007). His current projects include: writing a revised
edition of Mau Mau and Kenya, and also working on a new book
project on Mau Mau in popular imagination.