May 17, 2017

Post-Colonial Studies Symposium

April 4, 2013 - 9:00am, St. Louis

Opening remarks from James V. Wertsch, PhD, vice chancellor for international affairs and director, McDonnell International Scholars Academy at Washington University in St. Louis

Featured speakers

  • John McLeod, PhD, University of Leeds, Trans-Atlantic Forum Scholar-in-Residence, "Working With Transculturalism"

  • Mina Karavanta, PhD, University of Athens, Trans-Atlantic Forum Scholar-in-Residence, "The Pre-National as the Post-National: The Question of Community" 

  • Ignacio Sánchez-Prado, PhD, Washington University (Romance Languages & Literatures, International & Area Studies),"Provincializing South Asia: The Challenges of the Latin American Postcolonial"


  • J. Dillon Brown, PhD, Washington University (English)
  • Anne-Marie McManus, PhD, Washington University (Jewish, Islamic & Near Eastern Languages & Cultures)


  • Ignacio Infante, PhD, Washington University (Comparative Literature, Romance Languages & Literatures)