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Humanities and Social Science

Dr Filippo Menozzi


Research interests in postcolonial and world literature, South Asian women's writing, critical theory, literature and imperialism.


2013, University of Kent, United Kingdom, PhD


Journal article

Menozzi F. 2018. Fingerprinting: Imtiaz Dharker and the Antinomies of Migrant Subjectivity College Literature,

Menozzi F. 2018. “Too Much Blood for Good Literature”: Arundhati Roy’s The Ministry of Utmost Happiness and the Question of Realism Journal of Postcolonial Writing, >DOI

Menozzi F. 2018. Think Another Time: Rosa Luxemburg and the Concept of History New Formations: A Journal of Culture, Theory, Politics, >DOI

Menozzi F. 2016. Beyond the rhetoric of belonging: Arundhati Roy and the dalit perspective Asiatic, 10 :66-80

Menozzi F. 2016. Graphics of the multitude: reading figure and text in Drawing from the City South Asian Popular Culture, :1-12 >DOI

Menozzi F. 2015. Tracking Down Ruins: Anita Desai and the Ethics of Postcolonial Writing Journal of Postcolonial Writing, >DOI

Menozzi F. 2015. Fanon's Letter Between Psychiatry and Anticolonial Commitment INTERVENTIONS-INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF POSTCOLONIAL STUDIES, 17 :360-377 >DOI >Link

Menozzi F. 2013. Invasive Species and the Territorial Machine: Shifting Interfaces between Ecology and the Postcolonial ariel: a review of international english literature, 44 :181-204 >DOI

Book review

Menozzi F. 2018. Intimate Class Acts: Friendship and Desire in Indian and Pakistani Women’s Fiction By Maryam Mirza Oxford University Press, 2016, 224 pp. The Cambridge Journal of Postcolonial Literary Inquiry, 5 :137-138 >DOI

Editorial/letter to the editor

Menozzi F. 2018. Introduction: Transmitting Rosa Luxemburg New Formations: A Journal of Culture, Theory, Politics, >DOI


Menozzi F. 2018. Ethics at the Border: Transmitting Migrant Experiences Winchock D, Decker J. Borderlands and Liminal Subjects: Transgressing the Limits in Philosophy and Literature Palgrave Macmillan

Menozzi F. 2016. Unlocking history: Postcolonial ethics and the critique of neoliberalism The Postcolonial World :461-475 9781315297699 >DOI

Internet publication

Menozzi F. 2015. From migrant to citizen: reimagining democracy in the European Union


Menozzi F. 2015. The art of the custodian Wasafiri, 30 :29-34 >DOI


Menozzi F. 2014. Postcolonial custodianship: Cultural and literary inheritance :1-213 >DOI

Menozzi F, Kemal B, Mushakavanhu T. 2013. Visa Stories Experiences Between Law and Migration Cambridge Scholars Pub 9781443848428

Engagement & Impact

Conference presentation:

Time, Marx, Populism, 15th Annual Historical Materialism Conference, School of Oriental and African Studies, London, Oral presentation 08/11/2018

Editorial boards:

Cogent Art & Humanities, Editor,

Postcolonial Text, Section Editor,

Membership of professional bodies:

member, MLA Modern Language Association of America

Other Professional Activity:

Co-organiser of project for MLA (Modern Language Association of America): Teaching Anglophone South Asian Women's Writing