This bibliography aims at making accessible all the existing literature on Northern Malawi.
While all branches of scholarship are equally welcome, the first emphasis is on Religion, history and
because Klaus Fiedler
is a professor of Theology and Religious Studies at
with a special interest in Church History and
While Mzuzu is a national universtiy, we felt that we can not manage to cover the whole country and decided to
start with the Northern Religion where Mzuzu University is physically located, but there will be links to
bibliographies for other regions.
This Bibliography caters for
- all published material (books, articles, etc.)
- grey literature
- unpublished dissertations, research papers and documents (there will be given special attention)
It does not include primary sources like archives.
If your paper, thesis, article or book is not (yet) in this Bibliography, please send the bibliographical
details to Ricarda Marchel (ricarda(at)mzuni.ac.mw).
The same applies if you know of anything others have written on Northern Malawi.
While there are many different and equally acceptable styles for referencing, this collection uses Kachere
Style which was developed by the Department of TRS at the University of Malawi and by its publications arm,
the Kachere Series
The owners of this Bibliography accept no responsibility for the correctness of the information presented.