Roundtable on Race, Politics and Modernity

Seminars are at 5.15 on Wednesdays and will take place online, via Zoom.

You will find the link to the Zoom meeting in the email from the English Faculty. If you have any questions, please email Dr George Potts (

Dr Hugh Stevens (University College London), ‘James Baldwin, Race and Wrongful Conviction’
Dr Leah Rosenberg (University of Florida), ‘The modernism of Eric Walrond and the Postmodernism of Michelle Cliff’
Dr Mandisa Haarhoff (University of Cape Town), ‘Intimacy, Proximity, and Blackness in Kopano Matlwa’s Coconut

Convenors: Professor Santanu Das, Professor Laura Marcus and Dr George Potts