Identities: Global Studies in Culture and Power Annual Lecture 2019

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Identities: Global Studies in Culture and Power Annual Lecture 2019 by Dr Priyamvada Gopal, Faculty of English, University of Cambridge, UK

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Monday, 18 November 2019

17.00 – 19.30

St. Cecilia's Hall, The University of Edinburgh

50 Niddry Street, Edinburgh, EH1 1LG, UK

The lecture is sponsored by Identities: Global Studies in Culture and Power and co-supported by the School of Social and Political Sciences, The University of Edinburgh, UK

Dr Priyamvada Gopal is a Reader in Anglophone and Related Literature at the Faculty of English, University of Cambridge, UK. Her primary interests are in colonial and postcolonial literature and theory, with related interests in the novel; translation; gender and feminism; Marxism, critical race studies, and the politics and cultures of empire and globalisation.

Her published work includes Literary Radicalism in India: Gender, Nation and the Transition to Independence (Routledge, 2005); After Iraq: Reframing Postcolonial Studies (Special issue of New Formations co-edited with Neil Lazarus); The Indian English Novel: Nation, History and Narration (Oxford University Press, 2009); and Insurgent Empire: Anticolonial Resistance and British Dissent (Verso Books, 2019).

Her work has also appeared in The Hindu, Outlook India, India Today, The Times Literary Supplement, The Independent, The New Statesman and The Guardian, and she has contributed occasionally to the BBC's Start the Week and Newsnight as well as programmes on NDTV (India), Al-Jazeera, National Public Radio and Canadian Broadcasting Corporation.

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