137: African Literary Criticism Online

5:15 PM–6:30 PM Thursday, Jan 3, 2019 (US - Central)

Hyatt Regency - Atlanta

Session Information


1: Digital African Literary Platforms as Space Clearing

Naminata Diabate, Cornell U

2: Literary Blogs as Counterpublics: New African Writing and Afropolitanism

Shirin E. Edwin, New York U, Shanghai

3: ‘Reading and Writing . . . Loudly’: Ikhide R. Ikheloa and the Field of African Literary Studies

Alexander Fyfe, Penn State U, University Park

4: Reading, Writing, Critique: North African Literature and the Performance of Readership on Goodreads

Erin Twohig, Georgetown U

Related Material: For related material, write to nd326@cornell.edu after 28 Nov.