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UPDATE: Black Diaspora in the South and the Caribbean (2/1/07; 3/16/07-3/17/07)

updated: 
Sunday, January 28, 2007 - 8:01pm
Anthony Hoefer

Fourth Annual Conference of the Program in Louisiana and Caribbean Studies at Louisiana State University.
 
"Black Diaspora in the South and the Caribbean."

Mar 16-17, 2007

NEW SUBMISSION DEADLINE: Feb. 1, 2007

Invited keynote speakers include:

-Jane Landers, Associate Professor of History, Vanderbilt University
-Francis Abiola Irele, Visiting Professor of African and African American Studies and Romance Languages and Literatures, Harvard University
-Ifeoma Nwanko, Associate Professor of English Vanderbilt University

The Program in Louisiana and Caribbean Studies at Louisiana State University invites proposals for individual presentations at its fourth annual conference.

CFP: 3 Postcolonial Literature Panels (3/15/07; MLA '07)

updated: 
Sunday, January 28, 2007 - 8:00pm
Elizabeth DeLoughrey

   CFP for 3 Panels coordinated by the new MLA Postcolonial Studies
Division:

  Postcolonial Studies: Reflective Assessments
  Inaugurating the MLA's new Postcolonial Studies Division, a panel to
review postcolonialism's transformation of literary studies since 1983.
500-word proposals and 2-page CVs by 15 March to David Chioni Moore.
[mooredc_at_macalester.edu]

  Postcolonial Environments
  How do postcolonial literatures and cultures inscribe nonhuman alterity?
Topics might include ecology, sustainability, human and nonhuman relations,
ecocriticism, ethics, biopolitics, planetarity. 500-word proposals and
2-page CVs by 15 March to Elizabeth DeLoughrey. [emd23_at_cornell.edu]

UPDATE: Atenea: (Post) Colonialism and (Trans) Nationalism (2/23/07; journal issue)

updated: 
Sunday, January 28, 2007 - 8:00pm
Editor-Atenea

Deadline extended to 23 February 2007

Atenea, a multidisciplinary bilingual journal on the humanities and
social sciences, features essays, books reviews, and some fiction and
poetry.

URL: http://www.uprm.edu/atenea

The editorial board invites submissions for publication for a special
issue (June 2007) on "(Post) Colonialism and (Trans) Nationalism."
Submissions in either English or Spanish are welcome (see the guidelines
below):

CFP: Resistance to English in Anglophone Literature (3/15/07; MLA '07)

updated: 
Sunday, January 28, 2007 - 8:00pm
John Hawley

Division 33 (Literature in English other than British and American)
plans a panel for the Chicago convention (12/27-30/07) on the following
topic: "Resistance to English in Anglophone Literature." Is English a
viable postcolonial language? Where does the Asmara Declaration of 2000
stand today? Can we speak meaningfully of "Englishes," and what might
their existence facilitate: Indian English vs. American English vs.
Nigerian English, etc. How does translation theory relate to questions
of authorial voice, authenticity, opposition to master discourses,
globalization of literary standards, choice of audience(s), etc.
250-word abstracts to John Hawley by March 15.

UPDATE: A Post-Colonial Nation (grad) (2/16/07; (dis)junctions, 4/6/07-4/7/07)

updated: 
Sunday, January 28, 2007 - 8:00pm
prand001_at_student.ucr.edu

(dis)junctions 2007: Malappropriation Nation
April 6th and 7th 2007
            
Call for Papers: general topic, humanities and social
sciences University of California Riverside’s
Fourteenth Annual Graduate Humanities Conference

Abstract deadline: 2/16/07

UPDATE: New Old Worlds: The Changing Faces of Asia (Thailand) (2/28/07; 3/31/07-4/1/07)

updated: 
Sunday, January 28, 2007 - 7:59pm
sadako_at_op.pl

I ANNUAL ASIAN CULTURAL STUDIES ASSOCIATION (ACSA) CONFERENCE

NEW OLD WORLDS: THE CHANGING FACES OF ASIA

The deadline for submission of abstracts has been extended to 28th February 2007. Please contact the organisers at kancuta_at_au.edu or sadako_at_op.pl .

Conference dates: SATURDAY-SUNDAY 31.03.2007-01.04.2007

CALL FOR PAPERS

CFP: Stories of Empire: Narratological Directions in Postcolonial Theory and Practice (Austria) (4/15/07; 9/13/07-9/15/07)

updated: 
Saturday, January 20, 2007 - 1:26am
Dr. Christa Knellwolf

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Call for Papers

Title of conference: "Stories of Empire: Narratological Directions in =
Postcolonial Theory and Practice"
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Time: 13-15 September 2007

Venue: University of Vienna

Deadline for the submission of abstracts: 15 April 2007

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Convenors: A/Prof. Christa Knellwolf and Prof Margarete Rubik

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CFP: Thinking Territory: Affect and Attachment towards Land in South Asia (Goa) (8/1/07; 12/16/07-12/19/07)

updated: 
Saturday, January 20, 2007 - 1:25am
Sura Rath

Forum on Contemporary Theory, Baroda
Tenth International Conference
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Call for Papers
16-19 December 2007
Venue: International Centre, Goa
Thematic Outline
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This conference seeks to bring together social scientists, humanists and =
thinkers and practitioners in the creative arts to reflect on the symbolic =
and affective investments in land and country over the millennia in the =

UPDATE: Gender and Visual Culture (2/28/07; 6/20/07-7/21/07)

updated: 
Tuesday, January 16, 2007 - 10:19pm
Amanda du Preez

UPDATE: The deadline for submissions has been extended until the 28th of
February 2007.

 

PLEASE NOTES the conference dates also changed slightly. The conference will
now be hosted from 20-21 June 2007.

CALL FOR PAPERS

Taking a hard look: Gender and visual culture

CONFERENCE HOSTED BY THE
INSTITUTE FOR WOMEN'S AND GENDER STUDIES,
UNIVERSITY OF PRETORIA

20-21 June 2007

 

Keynote speaker: Prof Amelia Jones

Professor and Pilkington Chair in the History of Art

Art History and Visual Studies

 

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