Dr Alfdaniels Mivule Basibye Mabingo

MA Dance Education, New York University; MA Performing Arts, Makerere University; BA Dance, Makerere University

Areas of expertise

Dance education, dance in higher education and professions, dance pedagogy, exchange programmes in dance, community dance, and pedagogies of african dances.

Selected publications and creative works (Research Outputs)

  • Mabingo, A. (2020). Ubuntu as Dance Pedagogy in Uganda Individuality, Community, and Inclusion in Teaching and Learning of Indigenous Dances. Palgrave Pivot. Pages: 186.
  • Mabingo, A., Ssemaganda, G., Sembatya, E., & Kibirige, R. (2020). Decolonizing Dance Teacher Education: Reflections of Four Teachers of Indigenous Dances in African Postcolonial Environments. Journal of Dance Education, 20 (3), 148-156. 10.1080/15290824.2020.1781866
  • Mabingo, A. (2020). Music as a pedagogic tool and co-teacher in African dances: Dissecting the reflections and practices of teachers of cultural heritage dances in Uganda. RESEARCH STUDIES IN MUSIC EDUCATION, 42 (2), 231-247. 10.1177/1321103X19843202
  • Mabingo, A. (2019). 'African dances are valid knowledge': Dance teachers' de/construction of meanings from cultural heritage dances in Uganda. RESEARCH IN DANCE EDUCATION, 20 (3), 311-330. 10.1080/14647893.2019.1631271
  • Mabingo, A. (2019). Intercultural Dance Education in the Era of Neo-State Nationalism: The Relevance of African Dances to Student Performers’ Learning Experiences in the United States. Journal of Dance Education, 19 (2), 47-57. 10.1080/15290824.2018.1434527
  • Mabingo, A. (2019). Dancing with the “other:” experiential and reflective learning of African neo-traditional dances through dance education study abroad programs. International Journal of Education and the Arts, 20.10.18113/P8ijea20n2
  • Mabingo, A. (2018). Teaching African Dances as Civic Engagement: Pedagogic Perspectives of Teachers of African Dances in North America, Europe, New Zealand, and Asia. Journal of Dance Education, 18 (3), 103-111. 10.1080/15290824.2018.1482417
  • Mabingo, A. (2018). Teaching African Dances in the Caribbean: Horizontal Interpenetration and Afrocentricity in Jamaica. Journal of Black Studies, 002193471878056-002193471878056. 10.1177/0021934718780561

Contact details

Primary office location

BUILDING 113 - Bldg 113
Level 1, Room 111
5 SYMONDS ST
AUCKLAND CENTRAL
AUCKLAND 1010
New Zealand