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CFP: [Postcolonial] Critical Negotiations in Black British Literature & the Arts (UK) (9/15/07; 3/13/08-3/14/08)

updated: 
Wednesday, August 1, 2007 - 12:53pm
Mark Stein

CFP: ON WHOSE TERMS? CRITICAL NEGOTIATIONS IN BLACK BRITISH LITERATURE
AND THE ARTS (9/15/07; 3/13/08-3/14/08)

This conference focuses upon local, international and transnational
engagements with Black British literature and the arts ­ in relation to its
production, reception and cultural position. Through the multiple
disciplines of the arts, it creates a meeting point for prominent and
emerging scholars, writers and practitioners in order to explore the impact
of this field, both at home and abroad. The context is one of critical
investigation and celebration; a journey along diasporic and aesthetic routes.

CFP: [Postcolonial] Call for Contributors: Emerging African Voices (proposed edited compendium)

updated: 
Tuesday, July 31, 2007 - 9:12pm
Walter.P.Collins_at_sas.upenn.edu, III

CALL FOR CONTRIBUTORS:
     Odia Ofeimun’s blurbâ€"“Sefi Atta’s novel has the nerve to redefine
existing traditions of African story telling. It confronts the familiar
passions of a city and a country with unusual insights and a lyrical power
pointing our literature to truly greater heights.”â€"found on the back cover
of the 2005 West African paperback edition of Atta’s Everything Good Will
Come speaks accurately, city and country specifics notwithstanding, for
the greater part of new African writing. Similarly, regarding Chris
Abani’s GraceLand, book critics at America Magazine note that the 2004
novel is part of “The next wave...of Nigerian literature,” while critics

CFP: Terrorism and Migration Conference (UK) (9/1/07; 11/17/07-11/18/07)

updated: 
Thursday, May 17, 2007 - 9:01pm
White S.

CALL FOR PAPERS
Sender: owner-cfp_at_lists.sas.upenn.edu
Precedence: bulk

Terrorism and Migration

A Two-Day Interdisciplinary Conference at the School of Humanities,
University of Southampton, UK.

Saturday November 17th-Sunday November 18th, 2007

CFP: Displacement and Belonging in the Contemporary World (grad) (UK) (6/15/07; 9/6-7/07)

updated: 
Thursday, May 17, 2007 - 8:04pm
Joseph Maslen

University of Salford

Call for Papers

Displacement and Belonging in the Contemporary World

An Interdisciplinary Postgraduate Conference

6-7 September 2007

A forum for the arts, media, and social sciences

Presentations are welcome from fields such as politics, philosophy,
anthropology, religions and theology, geography, sociology, psychology,
literature, history, classics, translation studies, visual and screen studies,
and the performing arts.

Possible themes include:

CFP: postamble: Study of Africa (grad) (5/31/07; journal issue)

updated: 
Friday, May 11, 2007 - 10:33pm
Anne Schive Viken

postamble - Call for journal submissions
   
  October 2007: Open Issue
  Submission Deadline: May 31, 2007
   
  postamble is a postgraduate journal of the University of Cape Town located in the Centre for African Studies and published bi-annually online. postamble is committed to featuring original postgraduate student work of a high academic standard which is of value to the promotion of multi-disciplinary study of Africa within the university environment.
   

CFP: Global & Local Women's Studies: Going on Forty (6/11/07; 10/19/07-10/20/07)

updated: 
Friday, May 11, 2007 - 10:06pm
Yi-Chun Tricia Lin

    *Please note new E-mail contact for submissions: womenstudies_at_southernct.edu*
   
  Southern Connecticut State University
  Women's Studies Program
   
  Presents
   
  The Seventeenth Annual Women's Studies Conference
   
  "Global & Local Women's Studies: Going on Forty"
  
  To be held on the campus of Southern Connecticut State University
  Friday and Saturday, October 19 and 20, 2007

                                                                                                                     
  Invitation for proposals on interdisciplinary scholarly and creative work
   Submission Deadline: Postmarked by Monday, June 11, 2007

CFP: The 2007 International Symposium on Diaspora and Ethnic Studies (Taiwan) (5/15/07; 6/16/07-6/17/07)

updated: 
Friday, May 11, 2007 - 9:16pm
jia-lin

The 2007 International Symposium on Diaspora and Ethnic Studies

June 16-17, 2007

Sponsored by the Department of Foreign Languages and Literature,

National Sun Yat-sen University and Ministry of Education on Taiwan

The symposium will explore the intersection of ethnic studies with diaspora
studies¡Xhow they connect and how they diverge in the trans-Pacific context.
At the intersection of ethnic studies with Asian diaspora, Native American
diaspora, African diaspora, Irish diaspora, and Queer diaspora lie not only
profound tensions but also creative possibilities. The symposium will
examine diaspora/ethnic texts and reassess current theoretical and
methodological issues in the field.

CFP: BHARTIYA: Indian Studies (5/15/07; journal issue)

updated: 
Wednesday, May 2, 2007 - 7:26pm
Neerja

BHARTIYA solicits original contributions to its International E Journal. =
Bhartiya is an online International Journal of Indian Studies aiming to =
bring the best of cultural studies to a diverse academic and =
non-academic audience. We feature research articles and features =
practices and conditions specific to contemporary popular culture: =
traditions, etc. BHARTIYA shall include scholarly articles pertaining to =
the issues which are faced by Indians in any part of the world including =
India. It's a platform for all those who want to share the issues which =
need an attention and get the things changed for betterment. In fact it =

CFP: The 2007 International Symposium on Diaspora and Ethnic Studies (Taiwan) (5/15/07; 6/16/07-6/17/07)

updated: 
Wednesday, May 2, 2007 - 7:25pm
jia-lin

The 2007 International Symposium on Diaspora and Ethnic Studies

June 16-17, 2007

Sponsored by the Department of Foreign Languages and Literature,

National Sun Yat-sen University and Ministry of Education on Taiwan

The symposium will explore the intersection of ethnic studies with diaspora
studies¡Xhow they connect and how they diverge in the trans-Pacific context.
At the intersection of ethnic studies with Asian diaspora, Native American
diaspora, African diaspora, Irish diaspora, and Queer diaspora lie not only
profound tensions but also creative possibilities. The symposium will
examine diaspora/ethnic texts and reassess current theoretical and
methodological issues in the field.

UPDATE: Anthony Burgess Symposium (UK) (5/30/07; 7/26/07-7/28/07)

updated: 
Wednesday, May 2, 2007 - 6:55pm
info_at_anthonyburgess.org

UPDATE: DEADLINE FOR ABSTRACTS EXTENDED TO MAY 30TH 2007

2ND INTERNATIONAL ANTHONY BURGESS SYMPOSIUM

"Anthony Burgess: selves and Others"

July 26th-28th 2007
Liverpool Hope University (UK)

DEADLINE FOR ABSTRACTS MAY 30TH 2007

The International Anthony Burgess Foundation, in conjunction with
Liverpool Hope University, University of Salford and Manchester
Metropolitan University is pleased to announce its Second Symposium on the
work of Anthony Burgess.

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