Sarah Jilani speaks at ‘Bright Nights: Empire!’, an after-hours public event at Kensington Palace, 29 October 2019

Image credit: Historic Royal Palaces

‘Bright Nights: Empire’ is an evening of discussions, sensory experiments, workshops, performances and demos to explore the legacy of Queen Victoria and Empire on the 200th anniversary of her birth year.

Sarah Jilani speaks on how her field was shaped by the British Empire, and questions the makings of Englishness through literature.

Link to event information and tickets