Kellogg College Creative Writing Seminar Series: Thomas Glave, 27 November 2014

Secretive Women, Taboos and Dangerous Sex
Michaelmas Term Week 7
Thursday 27th November 2014
5 pm (refreshments) for 5.30 pm

Kellogg College Centre for Creative Writing
Mawby Room, Kellogg College,62 Banbury Road.

All are welcome and no bookings are necessary

Thomas Glave was born in the Bronx and grew up there and in Kingston, Jamaica.  He is the author of Whose Song? and Other Stories, Words to Our Now: Imagination and Dissent (Lambda Literary Award, 2005), The Torturer’s Wife (Dayton Literary Peace Prize finalist and Lambda Literary Award finalist, 2008) and Among the Bloodpeople: Politics and Flesh (2013), recently named a 2014 Lambda Literary Award finalist.  He is editor of the anthology Our Caribbean: A Gathering of Lesbian and Gay Writing from the Antilles (Lambda Literary Award, 2008). Glave has been Martin Luther King, Jr. Visiting Professor at MIT, a 2012 Visiting Fellow at Clare Hall, Cambridge, and is a 2014 Leverhulme Visiting Professor in the University of Warwick’s Dept. of Hispanic Studies and in the Yesu Persaud Centre for Caribbean Studies.

Seminar Convenor: Dr Clare Morgan