Public Space: Fights and Fictions

NANA ADUSEI-POKU

Nana Adusei-Poku is Research Professor in Cultural Diversity at Rotterdam University and a lecturer in Media Arts at the University of the Arts, Zurich. Following degrees in African studies and gender studies at Humboldt University and in media and communications at Goldsmiths College, University of London, her work as a scholarship doctoral student at Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin focused on the curatorial concept of ‘post-black’ in relation to contemporary Black artists. She has been a visiting scholar at the University of Ghana, Legon, the London School of Economics, and Columbia University, New York. Among her publications, she contributed “The Challenge to Conceptualise the Multiplicity of Multiplicities—Post-Black Art and Its Intricacies” to Post-racial Imaginaries, a special issue of Dark Matter last year. Her research interests are in cultural studies, visual culture, Black diaspora, art history, postcolonial and critical race theory.