Director of the Research Program on Humanitarianism at the Human Rights Institute; member of the Gladstein Committee.
Specialties: Human rights and literature, postcolonial literature, comparative literature, African literature, the novel and realism, critical theory
Current Research: “The Hospital and the State: Readings in Anglophone Fiction,” book manuscript under preparation. “Narratives of Torture through History: The Empathic Reader in Context” with David L. Richards (POLS and HRI, UConn).
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