Lyn Innes

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Author: Lyn Innes

Lyn Innes is Emeritus Professor of Postcolonial Literatures at the University of Kent, Canterbury. Born and educated in Australia, she taught at Tuskegee Institute, Alabama, and the University of Massachusetts, Amherst, before coming to Kent. Her publications include 'The Devil’s Own Mirror: the Irish and the African in Modern Literature' (1990); 'Chinua Achebe' (1990); 'Woman and Nation In Irish Literature and Society' (1993); 'A History of Black and South Asian Writing in Britain' (2002, 2008); 'The Cambridge Introduction to Postcolonial Literatures in English' (2007); 'Ned Kelly' (2008), and an annotated edition of 'Slave Life in Virginia and Kentucky by Francis Fedric' (2010). Her biography of the last Nawab of Bengal and his English family will be published by Westbourne Publications, London, in March 2021.

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