Phanuel Antwi is assistant professor of English at the University of British Columbia. He writes, researches, and teaches critical black studies; settler colonial studies; black Atlantic and diaspora studies; Canadian literature and culture since 1830; critical race, gender, and sexuality studies; and material cultures. He has published articles in Interventions, Affinities, and Studies in Canadian Literature, and he is completing a book-length project titled “Currencies of Blackness: Faithfulness, Cheerfulness and Politeness in Settler Writing.”

Stephen Best is associate professor of English at the University of California, Berkeley. He is the author of The Fugitive's Properties: Law and the Poetics of Possession (2004) and is currently working on a new project on slavery and the limits of historicist critique.

Christopher T. Bonner received his PhD in French from New York University in 2015. His research investigates the...

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