Esther Pujolràs Noguer is a lecturer in American and post-colonial literature at the Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona and has specialized in African literatures and cultures.
Her current research focuses on the convergence of race/ethnicity, constructions of whiteness in Indian Ocean writing, and postcolonial Life Writing. She is a member of the research project Aesthetics of Remembering. Empathy, Identification and Mourning and the research group Ratnakara. Indian Ocean Literatures and Cultures. (http://grupsderecerca.uab.cat/ratnakara/).
She has published articles and chapters of books on African and Indian literature and cinema. She is the author of An African (Auto)biography. Ama Ata Aidoo’s Literary Quest.