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Christopher Lloyd De Shield

  • MSc.
  • Lecturer
  • University of Belize
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5

Publications

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Research Interests

Ecocriticism Postcolonialism Postmodern Debates Caribbean Literature Creole Poetry Belizean Studies Southeast Asian Studies Tidalectics.

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About

Christopher De Shield is currently lecturer in English at the University of Belize. He recently completed a PhD in English Literature at the University of Malaya in postcolonial ecocriticism focusing on comparative "Indies'" literature. He is also a part-time academic in English Studies at Open University Malaysia in Kuala Lumpur.

Before Malaysia, he was in Scotland studying Literature and Transatlanticism at the University of Edinburgh; prior to that he was adjunct lecturer in Environmental Conservation and Development at the University of Belize in 2007 after completing a double-degree in Biology and English Language and Literature from Goshen College in the United States.

Publications

Bayam, the Cosmopolitan: Postcolonial Ecologies of the Amaranth

De Shield C

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Bayam, the Cosmopolitan: Postcolonial Ecologies of the Amaranth

De Shield C

Cosmopolitan Asia: Littoral Epistemologies of the Global South (2016)

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Literary Isomorphism and the Malayan and Caribbean Archipelagos

De Shield C

Ecocriticism of the Global South (2015)

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Writer, Nation, Text: The Metonymic Trinity & Beka Lamb

De Shield C

Belizean Studies (2010)

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Wifredo Lam's Kingdom Crossing: Conflation and Occlusion in Transatlantic Reading

De Shield C

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Professional experience

Lecturer

University of Belize

August 2015 - Present

Part-Time Academic

Open University Malaysia

October 2011 - Present

Adjunct Lecturer

University of Belize

December 2006 - June 2007 (6 months)

Education history

University of Malaya

Ph.D. English Literature (Postcolonial Ecocriticism)

June 2009 - June 2015 (6 years)

University of Edinburgh

MSc. Literature and Transatlanticism

August 2007 - September 2008 (1 year 1 month)

Goshen College

B.A. Biology and English Literature

September 2004 - May 2006 (1 year 8 months)

St. John's College, Junior College

A.A. Chemistry, Biology, English Literature

August 2002 - June 2004 (1 year 10 months)