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Date(s) - 01/03/2019
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

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” India Outside India: After Indentureship”
A Conference by Dr. Judith Misrahi-Barak

Friday, 1st March 2019, 6 PM
@ Art Gallery, AF Chandigarh

Dr Judith Misrahi-Barak is Associate Professor at University Paul Valéry Montpellier 3, France, where she teaches English and postcolonial literatures. A member of EMMA, she has published numerous articles on Caribbean and Indo- and Sino-Caribbean writers, and the diaspora as well as book chapters in edited collections, among which Tracing the New Indian Diaspora (Om Dwivedi, ed. Rodopi, 2014), or Turning Tides: Caribbean Intersections in the Americas and Beyond (Heather Cateau and Milla Riggio, eds. Kingston, Jamaica: Ian Randle Publishers, 2019).

She is General editor of the series PoCoPages (Collection ‘Horizons anglophones’, Pulm, Montpellier).

Her more recent interests include Dalit literatures. She was Co-Investigator on the AHRC Research Network series on ‘Writing, Analysing, Translating Dalit Literature’ (2014-16). She co-edited Dalit Literatures in India (Routledge, 2015; 2nd edition 2018) with Joshil K. Abraham.

She has given Invited Lectures at many institutions in Germany, Denmark, India, Haiti, the UK, Canada, the USA. She was a Visiting Scholar at the IIAS in Shimla in March 2018.