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Romantic Literature and Colonialism

Literary scholar Manu Samriti Chander in conversation with Associate Editor Aditya Desai.
VOL. 1
13 Nov 2020

MANU SAMRITI CHANDER

I couldn't imagine devoting any more time to Keats and Wordsworth and Shelley and Byron. So I turned to Brown Romantics where I looked at how Romantic ideas, philosophies, politics, and techniques were mobilized ends towards nationalist ends by 19th century writers in India, Australia and British Guyana.

RECOMMENDED: Brown Romantics: Poetry and Nationalism in the Global Nineteenth Century (Bucknell University Press, 2017), by Manu Samriti Chander.


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Romanticism
English
Postcolonialism
Gayatri Spivak
Postcolonial Poetry
Romantic Literature & the Colonized World
Colonialism
Race
Post-George Floyd Moment
Black Solidarities
Indigeneity
Creole Indigenous Space
Vijay Prashad
Ruhel Islam
Hufsa Islam
Browntology
Brown Left
Kinship
The Undercommons
Diaspora
Guyana
Australia
Subaltern Studies
Intellectual History
Internationalist Perspective
Indigeneous Spaces
Egbert Martin
Henry Derozio
Immigration

MANU SAMRITI CHANDER is Associate Professor of English at Rutgers University-Newark and is a member of the Executive Committee of the Newark Chapter of the Rutgers AAUP-AFT. He is the author of Brown Romantics: Poetry and Nationalism in the Global Nineteenth Century (Bucknell UP, 2017). He is currently working on The Collected Works of Egbert Martin, with the support of a Fulbright U.S. Scholar Grant and his current project Browntology is under contract with SUNY Press.

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