Between a Stone and a Hard Place: Stanlake Samkange's Turn to Philosophy

Comparative Literature Lecture Series
Feb 11, 2019
12:15 PM to 01:15 PM
102 Kern

Jeanne-Marie Jackson, Johns Hopkins University

Jeanne-Marie Jackson is Assistant Professor of world Anglophone literature at Johns Hopkins, and received her PhD in Comparative Literature from Yale in 2012. Her first book is South African Literature’s Russian Soul: Narrative Forms of Global Isolation (Bloomsbury, 2015), and she is currently completing The African Novel of Ideas for Princeton University Press. In addition to her academic publications in a wide range of journals, she writes for more broadly accessible venues including n+1, Public Books, The Conversation, Popula, 3:AM Magazine, and The Literary Review.

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