W.O. Maloba research covers African nationalism, revolutionary movements, women’s history and Africana studies. He received 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.