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BA (HKBU), MA (CUHK), MPhil (CUHK), PhD (CUHK)
Anglophone African Literature; Literature and Postcolonialism; Utopian and Dystopian Studies; Anglophone Hong Kong Literature; Representations of “Blackness”
Literature and Postcolonialism; Research Skills in Literary Studies; African Studies.
Taught previously at:
University of Wollongong College Hong Kong; University of Hong Kong; Chinese University of Hong Kong.
The Zimbabwean Maverick: Dambudzo Marechera and Utopian Thinking. London: Routledge, 2023. DOI: 10.4324/b23075
Echo: Black Women Artists in Hong Kong, 2023. [Documentary Film]
“Canonising the Mundane: Narrating and Transgressing the Nigerian Queer Self/Selves in Embracing My Shadow (2020) and Lives of Great Men (2017).” Prose Studies: History, Theory, Criticism: Special Issue on Struggle & Hustle: Queer Nonfiction Prose. 42:3 (2023): 298-326. DOI: 10.1080/01440357.2022.2145837
“Redefining the Female Body: the re-emergence of beauty pageants in Hong Kong” in L. Getty and J. Vice (ed). Gendered/Transgendered Bodies in Popular Culture Since 2010, McFarland, (Forthcoming 2023).
“Racialised Masculinities: The “Flawed” AfroAsian Brothers in Rush Hour Series” in R. Kumar and S. Lee (ed). Queer and Femme Gazes in AfroAsian Visual Culture, Palgrave, (Forthcoming 2023).
“Cognitive Re-territorialisation and Spatial De-territorialisation: the “cramped space” in selected post-2019 literary works of Hong Kong” in M. Ki and W. Liang (ed). Hong Kong Discourse: Surveillance, Resistance, Transformation, Brill, (Forthcoming 2023).
“Intersections of Postcolonial Female Subjectivities: A study of Post- Apartheid South African Women Playwrights and Staging their Voices for Contemporary Anglophone Hong Kong Theatre” Awarded by Research Grants Council, University Grants Committee, Early Career Scheme (Amount: HK$ 428,500 [as PI], 2022)
“From South Africa to Hong Kong: Restaging History in Postcolonial Anglophone African Literature” Awarded by Research Committee, HKBU, Startup Grant - Tier 2 (Amount: HK$ 263,200 [as PI], 2021)
“Untold Hong Kong Stories: multimedia narratives from the margins” Awarded by Research Committee, HKBU, Initiation Grant for Faculty Niche Research Area (Amount: HK$ 986,400 [as CI], 2022)