Postcolonial Speakers’ Series 2016-17

Wednesday 26 October 2016 – 1pm – Dr. Rebecca Jones, Birmingham University
MAE019, Mary Ann Evans building, Clifton Campus, NTU, NG11 8NS

‘“Nigeria is my Playground”: Nigerian travel writers writing Nigeria’

Hosted by Professor Tim Youngs, NTU Centre for Travel Writing Studies


 

Wednesday 9 November 2016 – 1pm – Dr Arin Keeble, Nottingham Trent University
MAE019, Mary Ann Evans building, Clifton Campus, NTU, NG11 8NS

‘Directions in the 9/11 Novel Genre’


Wednesday 18 January 2017 – 1pm – Dr. Neelam Srivastava, Newcastle University
MAE019, Mary Ann Evans building, Clifton Campus, NTU, NG11 8NS

‘Claude McKay’s Amiable With Big Teeth: Pan-Africanism, the Harlem Renaissance and Reactions to the Italian Invasion of Ethiopia in 1935’


Wednesday 22 March 2017 – 1pm – Dr. Anastasia Valassopoulos, University of Manchester
MAE019, Mary Ann Evans building, Clifton Campus, NTU, NG11 8NS

‘Palestine in the Popular Imagination: From Refugees to Negotiators’