Conference Papers

Here are some of the conference presentations that I have either given or will soon be giving:

  • “The Utopian Quality of Hong Kong’s Schizo-Identity” @ Humanities PGR Conference 2017. University of Exeter, UK. 12-13 June, 2017 [keynote].
  • “A Third Way – Creative Criticism” @ PolyU Writing Roundtable 2017. Hong Kong Polytechnic University, HK. 19 May, 2017 [keynote].
  • “Living in the West, thinking of the East –when locality becomes a hyperobject” @ East/West: Ruptures & Convergences. University of Malaya, MALAYSIA. 1-2 December, 2016.
  • “The Becoming-woman of Coetzee’s Magistrate: A Reading of Waiting for the Barbarians” @ Reading Coetzee’s Women. Monash University, ITALY. 27-29 September, 2016.
  • “Locality as hyperobject – Hong Kong, 2014” @ In the Regions of Utopia. Newcastle University, UK. 28-30 June, 2015.
  • “De-Familiarization and the Act of Reading World Literature” @ Deleuze’s Cultural Encounters with the New Humanities. Shue Yan University, HK. 9-12 June, 2014.
  • “The African Supernatural and an Ontology of Difference” @ Association for the Study of Literature and Environment, UK and Ireland: Haunted Landscapes. Falmouth University, UK. 8 March, 2014.
  • “The Inevitable Migration: World Literature” @ The British Comparative Literature Association Conference: Migration. University of Essex, UK. 8-13 July, 2013.
  • “Pepetela’s The Return of the Water Spirit: Deleuze, Desire, and the State” @ 2012 Kaifeng International Deleuze Conference. Kaifeng, CHINA. 18-22 May, 2012.
  • “The Trace in Dambudzo Marechera’s The House of Hunger” @ New Critical Perspectives on the Trace. Malaga, SPAIN. 20-22 October, 2011.
  • “The Ethical Moment of Crisis: Dambudzo Marechera’s Black Sunlight” @ The 4thInternational Deleuze Studies Conference: Creation, Crisis, Critique. Copenhagen, DENMARK. 27-29 June, 2011.

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