Eleni Coundouriotis (University of Connecticut) is the author of Claiming History: Colonialism, Ethnography, and the Novel (Columbia UP, 1999) and The People's Right to the Novel: War Fiction in the Postcolony (Fordham UP, 2014). She specializes in human rights and literature, African and postcolonial literature, realism, and related subjects. Her current research deals with "The Hospital and the State" and “Narratives of Torture through History: The Empathic Reader in Context.”
At a moment when the term “refugee” is everywhere, it might be useful to reexamine the resonances of the “exile,” a term which lacks the legal architecture that ...On March 2, 2018 / By Eleni Coundouriotis
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