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ZOUK: DIASPORIC TRAJECTORIES, IMAGINATIONS AND PERSPECTIVES

updated: 
Monday, May 13, 2019 - 1:11pm
University of the French West-Indies
deadline for submissions: 
Thursday, May 30, 2019

CALL FOR PAPERS

ZOUK!
DIASPORIC TRAJECTORIES, IMAGINATIONS AND PERSPECTIVES

Zouk stands out as the complex and intricate artistic creation of Guadeloupe and Martinique, two sister islands that have conjointly gone through irreparable convulsions, collective devastation and a lengthy reconstruction of their identities during French colonial history.

The Figure of the Terrorist in Literature, Film and Media

updated: 
Wednesday, May 1, 2019 - 9:43am
University of Zurich, Switzerland
deadline for submissions: 
Monday, July 15, 2019

THE FIGURE OF THE TERRORIST IN LITERATURE, FILM AND MEDIA

International conference at the University of Zurich, Switzerland, November 8 and 9, 2019

Deadline for the submission of proposals: July 15, 2019


 

Conference outline

CFP: Asian Literature and Culture (PAMLA 2019)

updated: 
Wednesday, May 1, 2019 - 3:29pm
Pacific Ancient and Modern Language Association
deadline for submissions: 
Monday, June 10, 2019

Call for ProposalsAsian Literature and Culture Session at PAMLA 2019 PAMLA’s 117th Annual ConferenceThursday, November 14 through Sunday, November 17, 2019Wyndham San Diego Bayside

Ekphrastic Mirrors in Transnational Space

updated: 
Tuesday, April 30, 2019 - 4:44pm
PAMLA
deadline for submissions: 
Monday, June 10, 2019

The proposed session invites papers that explore how the chiasmic reflections of an ekphrasis reveal the interior subjectivity, ideology and the desire of its author. In Ancient rhetorical theory, ekphrasis refers to the use of language to make an audience imagine a scene.

Discursive Shakespeare - International Conference on Shakespeare

updated: 
Wednesday, May 1, 2019 - 2:30pm
Department of English, East Delta University
deadline for submissions: 
Saturday, June 15, 2019

Discursive Shakespeare

International Conference on Shakespeare

2-3 October 2019

Department of English

East Delta University

Bangladesh

Website: www.eastdelta.edu.bd

 “Some rise by sin, and some by virtue fall.” - Measure for Measure

(Re)Envisioning Borders & Communities: Alternative Narratives Amplified

updated: 
Wednesday, May 1, 2019 - 12:01pm
CSSA Presents--2019 FAU Graduate Arts & Letters Conference
deadline for submissions: 
Sunday, September 1, 2019

CSSA Presents--

2019 FAU Graduate Arts & Letters Conference

 

(Re)Envisioning Borders & Communities: Alternative Narratives Amplified

 

Friday October 25 & Saturday October 26

 

“The Agency of Language in Contemporary Global Discourse"

updated: 
Tuesday, April 30, 2019 - 4:58pm
SAMLA 91- South Atlantic Modern Language Conference
deadline for submissions: 
Monday, July 15, 2019

Special Session Proposal: “The Agency of Language in Contemporary Global Discourse”

 

Co-Chairs:

Dr. Petra M. Schweitzer

Dr. Casey R. Eriksen 

 

 

Language appears in various aspects and many facets of communication. However, the growing concern of encountering a language characterized by and constructed around an inherent ferocity highlights the strong interface between language and cultural, political, and sociological objectives and ideologies. The linguistic

UPDATE: World Literature at Northeast Popular Culture Association

updated: 
Tuesday, April 30, 2019 - 4:44pm
Northeast Popular Culture Association
deadline for submissions: 
Saturday, June 1, 2019

The World Literature area for the 2019 Northeast Popular/American Culture Association conference is accepting paper proposals from faculty and graduate students. NEPCA’s 2018 annual conference will be held from Friday, November 15-Saturday, November 16, 2019 at the Sheraton Portsmouth Harborside Hotel in Portsmouth, NH.

Proposed book on Margaret Atwood's Borders and Intersections of Languages, Cultures and Peoples

updated: 
Tuesday, April 30, 2019 - 4:45pm
Louisa MacKay Demerjian/Massachusetts Maritime Academy
deadline for submissions: 
Saturday, July 20, 2019

Margaret Atwood is a world-renowned writer who has always identified herself specifically as a Canadian writer, even at a time when it was argued (even within Canada) that Canadian literature didn't exist.  Her identity as a Canadian is very important to her but, over the course of her career, her work reveals a progression to a more global viewpoint.  Atwood's earlier work invites an examination primarily of internal borders (between Canadian provinces, between urban and natural spaces and in the psychic spaces of her characters) where her later work more obviously offers opportunities to examine intersections of transnational spaces.

 

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