The Twelfth Edition of Tata Literature Live! The Mumbai Litfest
Thursday, November 18th to Sunday, November 21st 2021

Literature Unmasked

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Shalini Puri

Professor, USA

Shalini Puri is Professor of English at the University of Pittsburgh. Her work spans postcolonial, Caribbean, gender, and memory studies; indentureship, slavery, and incarceration; environmental humanities, and social movements. She is especially interested in interdisciplinary and fieldwork-based methods that explore the intersection of the arts, everyday life, and social justice. 

She is the author of The Grenada Revolution in the Caribbean Present and The Caribbean Postcolonial. She has co-edited 4 books: Theorizing Fieldwork in the Humanities; Caribbean Military Encounters; The Legacies of Caribbean Radical Politics; and Marginal Migrations. She co-edits Palgrave Macmillan’s New Caribbean Studies series. She is working on a book entitled Writing On Water: Postcards from the Caribbean Anthropocene.


Genre Fluid

  • 21st November
  • 7:15 pm - 8:00 pm

Literary conventions be damned
Marlon James in conversation with Shalini Puri

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