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Subha Xavier, “Wretched of the Sea: African Migrant Boat Narratives in International Context”
May 1, 2019 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Professor Subha Xavier is Associate Professor of French and core faculty at the Institute of African Studies at Emory University. She is author of the The Migrant Text: Making and Marketing a Global French Literature (McGill-Queen’s UP, 2016) and has authored several articles and book chapters on migrant works by authors from African, the Caribbean and Asia. Most recently, she has a forthcoming book chapter on migrant boat narratives with Cambridge University Press and an co-edited volume on Migrant Texts from Sub-Saharan Africa with Presses universitaires de Rennes.