Guest lecture | "Windrush: The second generation" -
Professor Bénédicte Ledent, Université de Liège
On 14 Jan 2019, Professor Bénédicte Ledent will deliver a guest lecture on “Windrush: The second generation” (12:15h, JO1, Johannisstr.). Her lecture takes place in the context of Prof. Mark U. Stein's lecture series “'Remember the Ship in Citizenship’: Migration, displacement, refugeeship”.
Bénédicte Ledent is Professor of Postcolonial Studies at the Université de Liège and a member of CEREP (Centre d’Enseignement et de Recherche en Etudes Postcoloniales – Centre for Teaching and Research in Postcolonial Studies). She is the world’s leading expert on the work of Caryl Phillips and has published widely on contemporary fiction of the Caribbean diaspora, on Black British literature and literature of the African diaspora, as well as genres and postcolonial literature.