Lectures and Conferences

Jeanne-Marie Jackson: November 24, 2015

Professor Jeanne-Marie Jackson (Johns Hopkins University)
Comparative Literature
Rutgers University
195 College Avenue
4:30 p.m.

Professor Jeanne-Marie Jackson (Johns Hopkins University), whose unusual comparative research stretches from Russia to Southern Africa. Jackson is the author of South African Literature’s Russian Soul: Narrative Forms of Global Isolation, which has just been published by Bloomsbury. Attached please find a copy of the first chapter of her book, which Jackson will discuss before sharing some of her exciting new work on the literatures of post-democracy.  The talk, cosponsored by the Center for African Studies, a simple buffet dinner will follow.

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