“Literary Establishments and the Cold War: Rethinking African Literary History”
Monica Popescu is Associate Professor of English at McGill University. She is the author of South African Literature Beyond the Cold War which won the Gustave O. Arlt Award in the Humanities in 2012 as well as The Politics of Violence in Post-Communist Films. She has published on contemporary South African literature, the war in Angola, nationalism and post-communism.
Wednesday, October 5, 3pm in Austin 217 (Stern Room)
Sponsored by the Department of English and the Human Rights Institute