Here are a couple of essays from my MA that you may be interested in. Broadly they speak about self representation, identity, trauma, memory, postmemory and affiliated ideas.

Tim Willcocks – Evoking the Memory of Slavery in Ayana V Jacksons Prototype:Phenotype 2012 or Ayana Max and Roland meet at the Bar du Memoire

Tim Willcocks – Joining the Threads Self Representation in the work of Tania Franco Klien and Cig Harvey

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