Anjuli Fatima Raza Kolb is Associate Professor of English at the University of Toronto, where she teaches postcolonial literature and theory and poetry. Her first book, Epidemic Empire (University of Chicago Press, 2021) uncovers the history behind the dead metaphor of the “terrorism epidemic,” by looking at documents of public health, policy, immigration law, novels, poems, films, and more. Her poems, translations, and essays have appeared in various venues and are in conversation with the traditions of Urdu poetry, contemporary queer poetics, and lyric memoir.

Past Classes with Anjuli Fatima Raza Kolb

September 29 @ 6:30 pm

Gender & Terror: Narratives of Political Violence | Author Reading and Discussion

Please join us for an in-person reading and discussion with authors NIMMI GOWRINATHAN and ANJULI RAZA KOLB. Both authors will read short excerpts from their recent books and engage each other on overlapping questions on feminism and its discontents and the meaning of political violence.
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