Achille Mbembe. Necropolitics

  • Tavleen Purewal University of Toronto
Keywords: Political philosophy, Theory, Colonialism, Slavery, Settlercolonialism, Psychoanalysis, Black Studies



Author Biography

Tavleen Purewal, University of Toronto

Tavleen Purewal is a Ph.D. Candidate in the Department of English at the University of Toronto. Her dissertation examines the set of relations that emerge between Black and Indigenous communities, histories, and politics in contemporary Black Canadian literature. This work has been supported by the SSHRC Joseph-Armand Bombardier Graduate Scholarship and Ontario Graduate Scholarships (OGS) including the Dr. Ranbir Singh Khanna OGS. She has publications in ARIEL, Canada and Beyond, The Puritan, rabble, and in a collection of essays on Roy Kiyooka.