Multicultural and Transnational Literatures

Devoted to MTL at ECU and beyond

Bryant Scott publishes on Hamid’s novel

Our student Bryant Louis Scott has published of his essay “Against Fundamentalism: ‘Mongrolization’ and the Breaking of Fictional Walls in Mohsin Hamid’s The Reluctant Fundamentalist.”  The essay appears in The Commonwealth Review and is being re-printed in a book called Literature of South Asian Diaspora.

Jessica Jones successfully defends her thesis


On behalf of the Multicultural and Transnational Literatures faculty, I would like to congratulate Jessica Jones upon successfully defending her thesis “POLITICS OF THE (TEXTUAL) BODY:  EMBODIED ISSUES OF GENDER AND POWER IN AIDOO’S CHANGES: A LOVE STORY, FAQIR’S PILLARS OF SALT, AND WINTERSON’S WRITTEN ON THE BODY.”