Professor Peter D McDonald

The socio-political space of literary production (c. 1880-present); literature and the law since 1800; literary institutions and questions of the book; ideas of the intercultural.

Literatures in English, 1830 to the present day.


  • On Method: African Materials

  • Beyond Professionalism: The Pasts and Futures of Creative Criticism

  • Seeing through the concept of World Literature

  • Beyond the Ancient Quarrel

  • Coetzee’s Critique of Language