About Prof Andy Carolin
Andy Carolin is an associate professor in the Faculty of Education. He has a PhD in English literature from the University of Johannesburg (2017). He is the author of a monograph titled ‘Post-Apartheid Same-Sex Sexualities: Restless Identities in Literary and Visual Culture’ (Routledge 2021), which was awarded the UJ Vice Chancellor Award for Book of the Year (2022). He is also the recipient of the UJ Vice Chancellor’s Award for Teaching Excellence (2022). His research is located in the field of literary and cultural studies, and it focuses especially on the intersections between race, gender, sexuality, and history in South African literature and film. He holds a Y2 rating from the NRF.