Tag : postcolonial

Black Panther: the film shaking the foundations of Colonialism

9 months ago / 0 comments

Black Panther is a technicolour world, constructed by cinematographer Rachel Morrison, to the cast who are, to borrow from an popular black hair product line, ‘Dark [skinned] and Lovely’, the film’s politics are woven into its very fabric paralleling the Wakandan’s depositing of vibranium into their clothes. Over the course … Read More

University mourns loss of Dr Anthony Carrigan

3 years ago / 0 comments

Dr Anthony Carrigan, a lecturer in Postcolonial Literature and Cultures in the School of English since 2013, has died following a period of illness. Anthony studied at Cambridge, London, and Leeds, and published extensively on postcolonialism, environmental studies and economics, as well as organising a number of international events and … Read More