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Madhu Krishnan

Madhu Krishnan is Professor of African, World and Comparative Literatures in the Department of English at the University of Bristol. She is author of three monographs: Contemporary African Literature in English: Global Locations, Postcolonial Identifications (Palgrave Macmillan, 2014), Writing Spatiality in West Africa: Colonial Legacies in the Anglophone/Francophone Novel (Boydell & Brewer, 2018) and Contingent Canons: African Literature and the Politics of Location (Cambridge University Press, 2018). She is at present working on a large scale project on literary activism in contemporary Africa, which explores the ways in which engagement with the literary functions as a mode of social production.

Events featuring this speaker

Paul Mason on Radical Cities

Paul Mason, Madhu Krishnan

In the centenary of Red Vienna and the Weimar Republic, Paul Mason looks at radical cities in the past and now.

£9£6.50 View event
18 October 2019 4:00pm - 5:00pm Watershed