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Raina DeFonza and Stephanie Cawley Present: Digitizing Postcolonial Feminism This talk features two works that have come out of The Stockton Postcolonial Studies Project (, a digital resource overseen by Dr. Adeline Koh: Kitchens and Domesticity, by Raina DeFonza, and Hybridity and Comics, by Stephanie Cawley. Kitchens and Domesticity is a comparative study of how kitchens function in the Nigerian novel Purple Hibiscus […]

Senior Seminar Events on Postcolonial Studies

The Literature Program at Stockton College is proud to present the following events on Postcolonial Studies for Fall 2011. All events will be held from 3.35pm-5.25pm in F-245, Stockton College. Please RSVP to adeline.koh[at] if you plan to attend.   Monday Nov 28: Gender, Education and the Literary Text in Southern Africa Melissa J. Colon Mother […]

Hybridity and Comics has been published!

The second web project has been published: Stephanie Cawley‘s Hybridity and Comics. Cawley’s project is a comparative study of the postcolonial concept of hybridity and the Iranian graphic novel Persepolis and Alison Bechdel’s Fun Home.

Raina DeFonza presents “Kitchens and Domesticity”

Raina DeFonza just presented on her project “Kitchens and Domesticity” at the Conference on Undergraduate Research at the College of William and Mary. Raina spoke about her research process, which she described as “organic,” and of her the value of her research experience. In Raina’s words: “After setting down the path of focusing on domesticity, […]