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172. Human Rights and Postcolonial Studies

Friday, 9 January, 7:00–8:15 p.m., Sheffield, Chicago Marriott

A special session

Presiding: Elizabeth Swanson Goldberg, Babson Coll.

1. "Anticolonial Afterlives and Teju Cole's 'White-Savior Industrial Complex,'" Anne W. Gulick, Univ. of South Carolina, Columbia

2. "The Fiction of the International Community: Postcolonial Humanism and the Ethics of Humanitarian Engagement," Megan Cole Paustian, Rutgers Univ., New Brunswick

3. "Intersecting Genealogies: From Postcolonialism to Human Rights," Elizabeth Swanson Goldberg ; Alexandra S. Moore, Univ. of North Carolina, Greensboro


Subject:

  • General Literature – Literary Criticism and Theory

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