Liam Kruger


Postcolonial literature and culture; global Anglophone literature; world literature; modernisms; history and theory of the novel; aesthetic theory; political economy; urban studies; sociology of culture

Degrees and Institutions

  • BA, MA, University of Cape Town
  • MA, University of Wisconsin-Madison


    • ‘Literary setting and the postcolonial city in Chinua Achebe’s No Longer at Ease.’ Research in African Literatures, Winter 2021
    • ‘The Civic Scale: Strategies of Emplacement in Dambudzo Marechera and Ivan Vladislavić.’ Humanities 8.2, 2019
    • ‘Gestures of Belonging: Disability and Postcoloniality in Bessie Head’s A Question of Power.’ Modern Fiction Studies, Spring 2019
    • ‘Panels and faces: Segmented Metaphors and Reconstituted Time in Art Spiegelman’s Maus.’ Critical Arts: South-North Cultural and Media Studies, 29.3, 2015