"Let's make this Biblical" sings some dude on my car radio - possibly the worst seduction line / song ever?
My research and teaching interests range from South African literature and cultural politics to Shakespeare studies; finding space somewhere in between these two are nineteenth- and twentieth-century British and American literature, postcolonial writing, postmodernism, texts-in-translation and theatre studies.
I'm the editor of the journal Shakespeare in Southern Africa and act as editorial consultant for various publications.
The articles and essays below have appeared in scholarly journals or as chapters in books. Click on the titles for abstracts (short descriptions). For full-text versions, consult the relevant publication - many academic journals are available by subscription only, or through university libraries, but there are a number that are freely available online