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Rezzan Kocaoner Silku is a professor of English Literature at Ege University, Izmir, Turkey, where she received her PhD in 1996 for her dissertation on Doris Lessing's novels. Her teaching and research areas range from Victorian Fiction to Postcolonial Studies. She has published on George Eliot, Doris Lessing, Virginia Woolf, Joseph Conrad, Chinua Achebe, Arundhati Roy, Flora Nwapa, Caryl Phillips and she is the author of Industrialization, Modernity and the Woman Question (Ege University Press, 2004), and The Postcolonial Novel and its Criticism (Ege University Press, 2011). She is also a member of PSA (The Postcolonial Studies Association), EACLALS (The European Association for Commonwealth Literature and Language Studies), PALA (The Poetics and Linguistics Association), The Kipling Society, ASAT (The American Studies Association of Turkey), EAAS (The European Association for American Studies), The Gaskell Society, IDEA (The English Language and Literature Research Association of Turkey), and ESSE (The European Society for the Study of English).

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