Dr. Geoffrey Nash is Senior Lecturer in English at Sunderland University. His research focuses on Orientalism, Anglophone Arab writing, and Muslim literature. Among his publications are Comte Gobineau and Orientalism: Selected Eastern Writings (Routledge, 2009) and Writing Muslim Identity (2012).
Dr. Kathleen Kerr-Koch is a Senior Lecturer at the University of Sunderland where she teaches Literary Theory, Literary History and Women’s Autobiography. Her research interests include Romanticism, Literary and Cultural Theory, World Literatures, especially women’s literature outside of the European canonical mainstream, and the philosophical imaginary. Her latest book is Romancing Fascism: Modernity and Allegory in Benjamin, de Man and Shelley.
Dr. Sarah Hackett is Senior Lecturer in Modern European History at Bath Spa University. Her research focuses upon European Muslim immigration in the post-1945 period, particularly to Britain and Germany. She is author of Foreigners, Minorities and Integration: The Muslim Immigrant Experience in Britain and Germany (2013).