Ania Loomba

profile summary

Ania Loomba researches and teaches early modern literature, histories of race and colonialism, postcolonial studies, feminist theory, and contemporary Indian literature and culture. Her writings include Gender, Race, Renaissance DramaColonialism/ Postcolonialism and Shakespeare, Race, and Colonialism. She has co-edited Post-colonial ShakespearesPostcolonial Studies and BeyondRace in Early Modern England: A Documentary Companion. Her latest publication is a critical edition of Shakespeare's Antony and Cleopatra and a co-edited collection of essays Feminisms in South Asia: Contemporary Interventions is forthcoming from Duke University Press.

Department(s)

English

Executive Board Term End

S2018

Faculty Research Field(s)

postcolonial and global feminisms and sexualities; South Asia; and early modern literature and culture