MAPPING NEW NIGERIAN LITERATURE
CALL FOR PAPERS
Fifth International Conference of Caribbean Womenâ€™s Writing
Goldsmiths, University of London
Caribbean Studies Centre
27 â€" 28 April, 2007
THEME: Writing, Diaspora and the Legacy of Slavery
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 for 3 Panels coordinated by the new MLA Postcolonial Studies
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.
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]
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
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
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.
(dis)junctions 2007: Malappropriation Nation
April 6th and 7th 2007
Call for Papers: general topic, humanities and social
sciences University of California Riversideâ€™s
Fourteenth Annual Graduate Humanities Conference
Abstract deadline: 2/16/07
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
Call for Papers
Title of conference: "Stories of Empire: Narratological Directions in =
Postcolonial Theory and Practice"
Time: 13-15 September 2007
Venue: University of Vienna
Deadline for the submission of abstracts: 15 April 2007
Convenors: A/Prof. Christa Knellwolf and Prof Margarete Rubik
Forum on Contemporary Theory, Baroda
Tenth International Conference
=93Thinking Territory: Affect and Attachment towards Land in South =
Call for Papers
16-19 December 2007
Venue: International Centre, Goa
The tenth international conference of the Forum on Contemporary Theory =
will be held in Goa from December 16 through December 19, 2007 in =
collaboration with the Department of English of Goa University. =20
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 =