Professor Madhu Krishnan

MA (Stanford), MA (Nott.), PhD (Nott.)

  • BS8 1TB

20102020

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Research Output

2020

Creative Writing as Literary Activism: Decolonial Perspectives on the Writing Workshop

Krishnan, M. & Bwa Mwesigire, B., 28 Aug 2020, (Accepted/In press) In : Eastern African Literary and Cultural Studies.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

Materials, Structures and African Literary Criticism: A Response

Krishnan, M., 25 Jun 2020, (Accepted/In press) In : Cambridge Quarterly.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

2019

African Britons

Krishnan, M., Dec 2019, Cambridge History of Black and Asian British Writing. Nasta, S. & Stein, M. (eds.). Cambridge University Press

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter in a book

Materiality and nature: Writing Africa in the anthropocene

Krishnan, M., 1 Apr 2019, In : Cambridge Journal of Postcolonial Literary Inquiry. 6, 2, p. 291-297 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article (Academic Journal)

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Podcasts and Readers: Building Networks, Communities and Cultural Value

Krishnan, M. & Wallis, K., 29 May 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : Postcolonial Text.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

Forum on Mukoma wa Ngugi's The Rise of the African Novel

Krishnan, M., 2018, (In preparation) In : The Black Scholar.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate (Academic Journal)

Odokonyero: A Writivism Anthology of Short Fiction by Emerging Ugandan Writers

Krishnan, M. (ed.) & Bwa Mwesigire, B. (ed.), 2018, Black Letter Media. 212 p.

Research output: Book/ReportEdited book

Reading Space, Subjectivity and the Question of Genre in the 21st Century Narrative of Return

Krishnan, M., 2018, The Contemporary African Migration Narrative: Politics, Race, Space, and Representation. Taylor, J. & Iheka, C. (eds.). University of Rochester Press

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter in a book

Re-mapping Black Paris: African Space in the Imperial Centre

Krishnan, M., 2018, Post/Colonialism and the Pursuit of Freedom in the Black Atlantic. Branche, J. (ed.). Routledge

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter in a book

Open Access
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1 Citation (Scopus)
206 Downloads (Pure)
2017

Affect, empathy, and engagement: Reading African conflict in the global literary marketplace

Krishnan, M., Jun 2017, In : Journal of Commonwealth Literature. 52, 2, p. 212-230 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

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3 Citations (Scopus)
427 Downloads (Pure)

Chinua Achebe

Krishnan, M., 2017, Oxford University Press.

Research output: Other contribution

From Empire to Independence: Colonial Space in the Writing of Tutuola, Ekwensi, Beti and Kane

Krishnan, M., 26 May 2017, In : Comparative Literature Studies. 54, 2, p. 329-357 29 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

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308 Downloads (Pure)

Periodizing the Anglophone African Novel: Location(s) in a Transnational Literary Marketplace

Krishnan, M., 2017, Literature and the Global Contemporary. Brouillette, S., Sauri, E. & Nilges, M. (eds.). Palgrave Macmillan, (New Comparisons in World Literature).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter in a book

Print Activism and Translating African Literature: Conversations at Writivism 2016

Krishnan, M., Bush, R. & Wallis, K., 16 Aug 2017, In : In Other Words - The Journal for Literary Translators. 49, p. 46-55 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

Open Access
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35 Downloads (Pure)

Review of Dustin Crowley, Africa’s Narrative Geographies

Krishnan, M., 2017, In : Research in African Literatures.

Research output: Contribution to journalBook/Film/Article review (Academic Journal)

XVIII. New Literatures: West Africa

Krishnan, M., Sep 2017, In : Year's Work in English Studies. 96, 1, 1(b).

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

2016

Area Studies Revisited

Krishnan, M., 2016, In : Wasafiri. 31, 3, p. 76-80

Research output: Contribution to journalBook/Film/Article review (Academic Journal)

Introduction: Print activism in Twenty-First-Century Africa

Bush, R. & Krishnan, M., 24 Nov 2016, In : Wasafiri. 31, 4, p. 1-2 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial (Academic Journal)

Open Access
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1 Citation (Scopus)
106 Downloads (Pure)

Writing the Nigerian-Biafran War: ‘Civil’ conflict, ethics and imperialism

Krishnan, M., 2016, (Submitted) Just War Theory in Literature. Quabeck, F. (ed.). Palgrave Macmillan

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter in a book

XVIII. New Literatures: West Africa

Krishnan, M., 2016, In : Year's Work in English Studies. 95, 1, 1(a).

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

File
204 Downloads (Pure)
2015

Postcoloniality, Spatiality and Cosmopolitanism in the Open City

Krishnan, M., 2015, In : Textual Practice. 29, 4, p. 675 696 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

13 Citations (Scopus)
2014
14 Citations (Scopus)

Negotiating Africa Now

Krishnan, M., 2014, In : Transition. 113

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

Review of Stephen Morton, States of Emergency: Colonialism, Literature and Law (Liverpool: Liverpool University Press, 2013)

Krishnan, M., 2014, In : The Black Scholar. 44, 1, p. 171 174 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalBook/Film/Article review (Academic Journal)

The Storyteller Function in Contemporary Nigerian Narrative

Krishnan, M., 2014, In : Journal of Commonwealth Literature. 49, 1, p. 29-45

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

2 Citations (Scopus)
2013

Affiliation, Disavowal and National Commitment in Third Generation African Literature

Krishnan, M., 2013, In : ariel: A Review of International English Literature. 44, 1, p. 73-97

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

12 Citations (Scopus)

Mami Wata and the Occluded Feminine in Anglophone Nigerian-Igbo Literature

Krishnan, M., 2012, In : Research in African Literatures. 43, 1, p. 1-18

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

6 Citations (Scopus)
2011

Beyond Tradition and Progress: Re-imagining Nigeria in Chris Abani's GraceLand

Krishnan, M., 2011, In : Anglistica. 15, 1, p. 97-106

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

2010

Biafra and the Aesthetics of Closure in the Third Generation Nigerian Novel

Krishnan, M., 2010, In : Rupkatha Journal on Interdisciplinary Studies in Humanities. 2, 2, p. 185-195

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

9 Citations (Scopus)