Brenna M. Munro (NHC Fellow, 2021–22) | National Humanities Center

Brenna M. Munro (NHC Fellow, 2021–22)

Project Title

Queer Writing in Digital Times: The Mobile Nigerian Present

University of Miami

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Munro, Brenna

Fellowship Work Summary, 2021–22

Brenna M. Munro completed a chapter of her work in progress, Queer Writing in Digital Times: Mobile Nigerian Modernity. She presented on this project at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill’s African, African-American and Diasporan Studies Colloquium, and chaired a panel on emerging work in African queer studies at the African Studies Association Annual Meeting; she also organized a Queer African Studies Association virtual salon on new work in the field. She drafted an article for a special issue of the Journal of the African Literature Association, “The Incredible, the Libidinal, the Political: Tejumola Olaniyan and Queer African Studies.”