New Directions in Critical Race, Postcolonial, and Queer Studies: CUNY Alumni/Faculty Book Party

OCT 25, 2019 | 4:00 PM

Details

WHERE:

The Graduate Center
365 Fifth Avenue

ROOM:

4406: English Student Lounge

WHEN:

October 25, 2019: 4:00 PM

ADMISSION:

Free

Description

This Friday Forum event celebrates the first book publications of recent Graduate Center alumni in English, and CUNY faculty with brief remarks on their books with special focus on moving from dissertation to book including alumni Christopher Ian Foster’s Conscripts of Migration: Neoliberal Globalization, Nationalism, and the Literature of New African Diasporas; Alison Klein’s Anglophone Literature of Caribbean Indenture: The Seductive Hierarchies of Empire; and, Stacie McCormick’s Staging Black Fugitivity; and CUNY faculty member Laura Westengard’s Gothic Queer Culture: Marginalized Communities and the Ghosts of Insidious Trauma;