Shalini Puri (University of Pittsburgh) will present “Memory-work and the Grenada Revolution: A Love Letter from the Humanities” at the Yesu Persaud Centre for Caribbean Studies on October 25. Here is a post by Peter Jordens:
This year the Yesu Persaud Centre for Caribbean Studies’ Walter Rodney Lecture will be delivered on Tuesday, October 25, 2016. Shalini Puri, Professor of English at the University of Pittsburgh, will speak on “Memory-work and the Grenada Revolution: A Love Letter from the Humanities.”
The lecture will start at 5:15 pm in the Ramphal Building, room RO.03/04, Library Road, University of Warwick, Coventry, CV4 7AL, UK. It will be followed by a drinks reception.
For more information, contact Professor David Lambert, Director of the Yesu Persaud Centre for Caribbean Studies, University of Warwick at D.Lambert@warwick.ac.uk.
Shalini Puri is the author of The Caribbean Postcolonial: Social Equality, Post-Nationalism, and Cultural Hybridity (Palgrave Macmillan, 2004) and The Grenada Revolution in the Caribbean Present: Operation Urgent Memory (Palgrave Macmillan, 2014) and editor of The Legacies of Caribbean Radical Politics (Routledge, 2010). See http://www.englishlit.pitt.edu/person/shalini-puri.