LUCAS Annual Lecture with Professor Ato Quayson (New York University)
Wednesday 6 December, 5pm, Banham Theatre, Michael Sadler Building (LG.05), University of Leeds.
Free to attend – no need to book in advance.
Ato Quayson is Professor of English at New York University. Prior to that, he was Professor in English and inaugural Director of the Centre for Diaspora and Transnational Studies at the University of Toronto and Director of the Centre for African Studies at the University of Cambridge. Professor Quayson’s has published widely in postcolonialism and African studies, diaspora studies, disability studies, and urban studies among others. Recent books include Oxford Street, Accra: City Life and the Itineraries of Transnationalism (Duke University Press, 2014) and The Cambridge Companion to the Postcolonial Novel (Cambridge University Press, 2015).