March 4 – Christopher Chen: “Ed Roberson and the Poetics of Serial Identities”

March 4 – Christopher Chen: “Ed Roberson and the Poetics of Serial Identities”

Christopher Chen’s scholarly interests include theories of comparative racialization, racial capitalism and the black radical tradition, and debates over what Charles Taylor and others have called the “politics of recognition.” Christopher is currently working on a book-length comparative study of contemporary African-American and Asian-American experimental or “avant-garde” writing.  Christopher Chen is Assistant Professor of Literature at UC Santa Cruz.

Date/Time
March 4, 2015 | 12:15 PM
Free and open to the public

Venue
Humanities Building 1, Room 210
University of California, Santa Cruz