The Lionel Trilling Seminar

Globalectical Imagination: Reading the World in the Postcolonial

Friday, April 1, 2011  6:15pm The Heyman Center, Second Floor Common Room

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Ngugi wa Thiong'o, novelist, theorist of post-colonial literature, and Distinguished Professor of the Departments of Comparative Literature and English at the University of California, Irvine, will deliver the Spring 2011 Lionel Trilling Seminar on "Globalectical Imagination: Reading the World in the Postcolonial." Responding will be Columbia Professors George Lewis and Elizabeth Povinelli.

Participants

  • Ngugi wa Thiongo

    Distinguished Professor of the Departments of Comparative Literature and English

    University of California, Irvine

  • George Lewis

    Edwin H. Case Professor of American Music

    Columbia University

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