Ato Quayson

Professor of English

New York University

Ato Quayson is Professor of English at New York University. He holds a BA in English from the University of Ghana and a PhD in English from the University of Cambridge. His area of research is African and Postcolonial Literature; recent publications include Aesthetic Nervousness: Disability and the Crisis of Representation (Columbia University Press, 2007) and Cambridge History of Postcolonial Literature, ed. (Cambridge University Press, 2012).