Brenna M Munro

Assoc. Professor

Phone:
(305) 284-5574
Locator Code:
4632
 
About

Brenna Munro specializes in queer and postcolonial studies, Anglophone African literature, and queer global writing and cinema. Her first book, South Africa and the Dream of Love to Come: Queer Sexuality and the Struggle for Freedom, published by the University of Minnesota Press in 2013, was a Lambda Literary Award finalist in LGBT Studies. Dr. Munro is currently working on the politics of sexuality in contemporary writing from Nigeria and its diaspora. She is on the editorial board of Safundi: The Journal of South African and American Studies.

Career

Education

Ph.D. 2005 Virginia

LIST OF SPECIALTIES: Gender and sexuality studies, postcolonial theory, Anglophone African, Caribbean, and contemporary British literature, and queer postcolonial writing and cinema.

LIST OF SPECIALTIES: Gender and sexuality studies, postcolonial theory, Anglophone African, Caribbean, and contemporary British literature, and queer postcolonial writing and cinema.

Professional Experience

- Member of Editorial Board, Safundi: The Journal of South African and American Studies
Research

Publications

(University of Minnesota Press. 2013).

SUMMARY: Received Lambda Literary Award finalist in LGBT Studies