Details

Name
Miss Sophia Brown
Address 1
Position
Doctoral Researcher and Assistant Lecturer
Country
United Kingdom
Email
sb721@kent.ac.uk
Personal Website
https://kent.academia.edu/SophiaBrown
EURAMES Member
Yes
Member of
BRISMES
AFMA Member
No
MESA Member
No
BASIS Member
No
Institution Name
University of Kent
Institution Address 1
Canterbury
Institution City
Canterbury
Institution County
Kent
Institution Postcode
CT2 7NZ
Institution Country
United Kingdom
Discipline 1
Diaspora Studies
Discipline 2
Literature
Geographical Area 1
Israel
Geographical Area 2
Palestinian Territories
Geographical Area 3
Egypt
Geographical Area 4
Lebanon
Geographical Area 5
Middle East and North Africa
Middle Eastern Area
Nile Valley (Egypt and Sudan)
Early Career Researcher
Yes
Biography
I am a PhD candidate and Associate Lecturer in the School of English (Centre for Colonial and Postcolonial Studies) at the University of Kent.
Research description
My thesis is an exploration of Palestinian autobiographical practice, focusing specifically on the themes of exile and diaspora.
Recent publications
'Contested Space: Control and Resistance in Rema Hammami's East Jerusalem' (Journal of Commonwealth Literature, forthcoming spring 2016) 'Blogging the Resistance: Testimony and Solidarity in Egyptian Women's Blogs' (Contention, vol. 2, 2014)
Additional Info 1
Israel/Palestine
External Funders
0
Contemporary Relevance