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Published: 31 December 2019

224 Pages

9 x 6 inches

ISBN: 9781789620375

Bookseller Code (06)

Kinship Across the Black Atlantic

Writing Diasporic Relations

Gigi Adair

Liverpool University Press

Postcolonialism Across the Disciplines LUP

  • An important contribution to recent research in critical kinship studies and queer diaspora studies
  • Demonstrates the centrality of kinship to understanding the African diaspora and diasporic modernity
  • Shows the potential of interdisciplinary exchange between postcolonial, queer and diaspora studies
  • Demonstrates the importance of black diasporic perspectives to current debates on posthumanist subjectivity
  • Demonstrates the role of literary poetics in challenging received notions of kinship and imagining relationality anew

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