Dr. Nalini Mohabir

Associate Professor, Geography, Planning and Environment


Dr. Nalini Mohabir
Photo by Sarah Turner
Phone: (514) 848-2424 ext. 5484
Email: nalini.mohabir@concordia.ca
Availability: Available by Appointment

GEOG 418 Postcolonial Geographies

GEOG 485  Feminist Geographies: Bodies & Borders

GEOG 310  Refugees and Forced Migration in Today’s World

GEOG 209 Geography/Selected Region (Caribbean)

HENV 615/805 Research Proposal Seminar


Teaching activities

Gosine, Andil & Nalini Mohabir. "Afterlives of Indenture" Wasafiri, 37:2 (2022), 1-3.

Mohabir, Nalini. "Review: Fragments of Epic Memory" Wasafiri, 37:2 (2022), 103-106.

Mohabir, Nalini. "Gender, Politics, and Labour ‘in the Language of the Cane Fields’: An Interview with Basdeo Panday" Wasafiri, 37:2 (2022), 41-45.

Cummings, R., Kellough, K., & Mohabir, N. "Kamau Brathwaite and the remix engine." Journal of West Indian Literature, 30,2 (2022): 1-23.

Mohabir, Nalini. The Blue Clerk and A Map to the Door of No Return: Indentured Returns from the Left Side. sx salon 8 & 39. February 2022.

Ronald Cummings and Nalini Mohabir (Eds.) The Fire That Time: Transnational Black Radicalism and the Sir George Williams Occupation. Montreal: Black Rose Books, 2021.

Donnell, Alison and Nalini Mohabir. "Writing of and for a Revolution." Caribbean Literature in Transition, 1970-2020. (Eds. Ronald Cummings and Alison Donnell). Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2020.

Cummings, Ronald and Nalini Mohabir. "On the Poetics of a Protest: Literature and the Sir George Williams University Protest." SX Salon, February 2020.

Mohabir, Nalini. "Kala Pani: Aesthetic Deathscapes and the Flow of Water after Indenture." Asian Diasporic Visual Cultures and the Americas 5.3 (2019): 293-314.

Mohabir, Nalini, and Ronald Cummings. "“An Archive of Loose Leaves” An Interview with Frank Birbalsingh." Small Axe: A Caribbean Journal of Criticism 23.3 (60) (2019): 104-118.

Ronald Cummings and Nalini Mohabir. "The Anger of Very, Very Restless Spirits": Plantation Arrivals, Diasporic Departures and Other Queer Narratives of Caribbean Becoming -- A Conversation with Faizal Deen. Journal of West Indian Literature, 26 (2018): 10-24.

Mohabir, Nalini. "Picturing an Afterlife of Indenture." Small Axe 21.2 53 (2017): 81-93.

Mohabir, Nalini. "Port of Departure, Port of Return: Mapping Indentured Returns to Calcutta." Small Axe 18.2 44 (2014): 108-122.


Selected Publications

Gosine, Andil & Nalini Mohabir. "Afterlives of Indenture" Wasafiri, 37:2 (2022), 1-3.

Mohabir, Nalini. "Review: Fragments of Epic Memory" Wasafiri, 37:2 (2022), 103-106.

Mohabir, Nalini. "Gender, Politics, and Labour ‘in the Language of the Cane Fields’: An Interview with Basdeo Panday" Wasafiri, 37:2 (2022), 41-45.

Cummings, R., Kellough, K., & Mohabir, N. "Kamau Brathwaite and the remix engine." Journal of West Indian Literature, 30,2 (2022): 1-23.

Mohabir, Nalini. The Blue Clerk and A Map to the Door of No Return: Indentured Returns from the Left Side. sx salon 8 & 39. February 2022.

Ronald Cummings and Nalini Mohabir (Eds.) The Fire That Time: Transnational Black Radicalism and the Sir George Williams Occupation. Montreal: Black Rose Books, 2021.

Donnell, Alison and Nalini Mohabir. "Writing of and for a Revolution." Caribbean Literature in Transition, 1970-2020. (Eds. Ronald Cummings and Alison Donnell). Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2020.

Cummings, Ronald and Nalini Mohabir. "On the Poetics of a Protest: Literature and the Sir George Williams University Protest." SX Salon, February 2020.

Mohabir, Nalini. "Kala Pani: Aesthetic Deathscapes and the Flow of Water after Indenture." Asian Diasporic Visual Cultures and the Americas 5.3 (2019): 293-314.

Mohabir, Nalini, and Ronald Cummings. "“An Archive of Loose Leaves” An Interview with Frank Birbalsingh." Small Axe: A Caribbean Journal of Criticism 23.3 (60) (2019): 104-118.

Ronald Cummings and Nalini Mohabir. "The Anger of Very, Very Restless Spirits": Plantation Arrivals, Diasporic Departures and Other Queer Narratives of Caribbean Becoming -- A Conversation with Faizal Deen. Journal of West Indian Literature, 26 (2018): 10-24.

Mohabir, Nalini. "Picturing an Afterlife of Indenture." Small Axe 21.2 53 (2017): 81-93.

Mohabir, Nalini. "Port of Departure, Port of Return: Mapping Indentured Returns to Calcutta." Small Axe 18.2 44 (2014): 108-122.

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