Friday, September 28, 2018 - 12:00 to 13:00Uptown Campus
Title: “The Erotics of Consumption in Crazy Rich Asians”
Bio: Cheryl Narumi Naruse (Ph.D., University of Hawai'i at Manoa) is Assistant Professor of English. Her areas of research include postcolonial theory, diasporic Asian and Asian American literature, and Global Anglophone literature. Her publications and editorial projects appear or are forthcoming at ARIEL: A Review of International English Literature, biography, Genre, Interventions: International Journal of Postcolonial Studies, Social Text Online, and Verge: Studies Global Asias. She is currently completing her book, Incorporating Singapore: Postcolonial Capitalism in the Twenty-First Century.
Fridays at Newcomb is a weekly speaker series hosted by Newcomb College Institute. Each event is free and open to the public.