Timothy Parsons, PhD

Human Development, Education and Training, Oral History

Historian and author Timothy Parsons is collecting oral histories of Kenyan World War II veterans living both in the St. Louis region as well as in Kenya with the help of WashU students. His past research and writings focus on imperialism and its lingering effects on sub-Saharan African countries during their early independence. He is the author of 10 books on the topics.

Location

Kenya

Goals & Impact

Collect the oral history of Kenyan World War II veterans.