Department of English

University of Toronto

Thomas, Anna

Anna ThomasAnna Thomas
Assistant Professor, Graduate Faculty; Undergraduate Instructor, University of Toronto Mississauga
UTM Office Location: MN 5236
UTSG Office Location: Jackman Humanities Building, 170 St. George Street, Room 801
Email: abg.thomas@utoronto.ca

Teaching and Research Interests:
African American Literature, Caribbean Literature, comparative diaspora studies, ethics, form.

Anna Thomas is Assistant Professor of English at the University of Toronto. She is currently working on a book project that examines the relationship between ethics and form in African American and Caribbean Literature.

Degrees 
B.A.(H) (Queen’s), M.St. (Oxon), Ph.D. (Brown)

Publications

“Circuits though Injury: Plantation Economies and Diasporic Forms in Charles Chesnutt and V.S. Naipaul” Cultural Critique, vol. 109, 2020, p. 95-111.

On Daljit Nagra’s ‘Get off my poem whitey.PRAC CRIT. Edition 9, August 2017.

Review Essay. “Intimate class acts: friendship and desire in Indian and Pakistani women’s fiction; Contemporary diasporic South Asian women’s fiction: gender, narration and globalisation” Interventions: International Journal of Postcolonial Studies. Vol. 19, issue 3. 2017.

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