Professor Chris Weedon

Professor Chris Weedon

Emeritus Professor

School of English, Communication and Philosophy

Email:
weedoncm@cardiff.ac.uk
Location:
1.21, John Percival Building, Colum Drive, Cardiff, CF10 3EU

I am Professor Emerita of Critical and Cultural Theory. I am best known for my books and articles on feminist theory, women's writing, multi-ethnic Britain and cultural politics.  My recent research and publications are in two main areas: British Black and Asian Writing and the Cutural Politics of Memory. I am currently working on a book of life stories from East Germany. I am co-editor the book series Critical Perspectives on Theory, Culture and Politics, published by Rowman and Littlefield. I am active in community projects outside the university.

2016

2013

2012

2011

2010

  • Aaron, J., Altink, H. and Weedon, C. M. eds. 2010. Gendering Border Studies.. Gender Studies in Wales Series. Cardiff: University of Wales Press.

2009

2008

2007

  • Weedon, C. M. 2007. Postcolonial feminism. In: Gill, P. and Susan, S. eds. A History of Feminist Literary Criticism.. Cambridge University Press, pp. 282-300.

2006

2004

2002

My research covers a broad field comprising cultural theory, gender studies, feminism, cultural politics, culture and identity, race and ethnicity and women's writing.

My current projects include on-going work on the cultural politics of memory and a book of life stories from the GDR.