Posts by Susan Arndt

Susan Arndt is Professor for English Literature at Bayreuth University. Her areas of expertise are postcolonial and intersectionality studies. She works on negotiations of whiteness and gender in British fiction and the trans*textual impact of African oral literatures on Shakespeare’s plays. Her latest monograph is a history of sexism entitled “Sexismus. Geschichte einer Unterdrückung” (Munich, 2020).

Politics & Society

White Privilege in the Time of COVID-19

Back in March, Kayla Williams, a Black British woman from South London, died. Only a day after calling 999. Even though her symptoms were serious and clearly suggested a Covid-19 infection, the paramedics ranked her case as “not a priority”.

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