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International House

African Perspectives: A series exploring African immigration, contemporary science fiction, and female empowerment through farming

Join us for a three-part conversational series led by innovative thinkers and practitioners from or working between Northern California and Africa

Contemporary African Science Fiction

Dr. Moradewun Adejunmobi
Associate Professor, African American African Studies, UC Davis

Mark Jerng, Moderator
Associate Professor, English, UC Davis

Dr. Moradewun Adejunmobi will be discussing contemporary African Science Fiction and Speculative Fiction. She recently edited the Cambridge Journal of Postcolonial Literary Inquiry’s special issue on African Speculative Fiction. This will be followed by a moderated discussion with Mark Jerng, an associate professor in English at UC Davis.