Colloquium Guest Speaker: Prof. Aamir Mufti
“Strangers in Europe: Migrants and the Crisis of Unification”
Thursday February 2, 3:10-5:00
Aamir R. Mufti is Professor of Comparative Literature at UCLA. He is the author of Forget English! Orientalisms and World Literatures (Harvard UP, 2016) and Enlightenment in the Colony: The Jewish Question and the Crisis of Postcolonial Culture(Princeton UP, 2007), and has edited “Why I am Not a Postsecularist (boundary 2, 2013) and “Critical Secularism” (boundary 2, 2004), and co-edited Dangerous Liaisons: Gender, Nation, and Postcolonial Perspectives (University of Minnesota Press, 1997).