Felix Mnthali (born 1933 in Southern Rhodesia) is a Malawian poet, novelist and playwright. Educated at what is now the National University of Lesotho, Mnthali has been published several times, including a book of poetry called When Sunset Comes to Sapitwa (1980) and a novel called My Dear Anniversary (1992). He was also included in the 1984 anthology called the Penguin Book of Modern African Poetry. He also wrore a poem about the mancala game of Bawo.
He is currently a professor at the University of Botswana.