Professor Ato Quayson FBA
African and postcolonial literature; comparative work on tragedy across various literary traditions; disability and its representations; modern diaspora and transnational studies; urban studies
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Professor of English, Stanford University
New York University Professor of English
2017 - 2019
University of Toronto University Professor, Professor of English, and Director of the Centre for Diaspora and Transnational Studies
2005 - 2017
University of Cambridge Reader in Commonwealth and Postcolonial Literature
1995 - 2005
What is postcolonial literature?
2 Jan 2020 Professor Ato Quayson FBA
Professor Ato Quayson explores the origins of the term postcolonialism and how we define postcolonial literature.