This is a call for papers for a proposed panel titled "The Biopolitics of Settler Colonialism: Queering Indigeneity, Unsettling Life/Death" to be held at the American Studies Association (ASA) 2019 conference taking place in Honolulu, Hawai'i on Nov 7-10, 2019.
4thBiennial U.S. Latinx Literary Theory and Criticism Conference
“Transamerican Reticulations: Towards a Latinx Theory of Hemispheric Literatures”
April 25-27, 2019
John Jay College
*Abstracts Due: January 14th, 2019*
Conference website: http://emaze.me/latlitconfnyc#Home
At the turn of the twentieth century, modernity positioned itself as an unsettling force that changed traditional modes of communication, facilitated new forms of transportation, and transformed social experiences. Modernity also prompted technological advances that disrupted political/cultural boundaries through war, empire expansion, economic migration, and the like. Within her Empire, England's colonies felt the longing of emancipation through the rise of nationalist movements in Ireland and India. Eventually, these movements spread across Britain's African and Caribbean holdings, as well. The RMMLA English Literature since 1900 panel welcomes presentation proposals of no more than 250 words that explore any aspect of influence that decolonization
CFP: We invite paper abstracts for a proposed panel at the conference of the Canadian Association for Commonwealth Literature and Language Studies (CACLALS), for Congress 2019 at UBC, 1-7 June 2018, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.
Problematic Sympathizing: The Globalectics of Connection through Literature
Deadline for Proposals:
7 January 2019
Dr. Geoffrey MacDonald, Independent Scholar
Nasra Smith, PhD Student, York University
The Department of Western Languages and Literatures of Boğaziçi University, Istanbul, in collaboration with Terra Critica, an international and interdisciplinary research network in the critical humanities, invites abstracts for the 3rd Interdisciplinary Ecological-Ethical Encounters: “Fragile Resistances, Critical Practices” to be held at Boğaziçi University, Istanbul, on May 7-8, 2019.
3rd Interdisciplinary Ecological-Ethical Encounters:
“Fragile Resistances, Critical Practices”
May 7-8, 2019
Boğaziçi University, Istanbul
Call for Papers
Return, Resistance, Resilience, and Recovery:
UCSD Department of Literature's First Annual Graduate Conference
April 5-6, 2019
Call for Papers: Paradise Rising: Pacific Arts and Climate Activism
Association for the Study of Literature and Environment Biennial Conference, UC Davis, June 26-30 2019
Proposed Format: Roundtable (5-6 Presenters)
University of Idaho Graduate English Conference
Elizabeth Bowen: Blurring Boundaries
University of Bedfordshire, 8th June 2019
Call for Papers
Keynote Speakers: Professor Andrew Bennett (University of Bristol)
Professor Nicholas Royle (University of Sussex)
The Elizabeth Bowen Society is delighted to announce its second international conference. Recent years have seen a growing and sustained interest in Bowen’s work, which can be read through a wide variety of literary approaches. No longer thought of as a writer on the margins of Bloomsbury, Bowen rightly occupies a central place in our understanding of both the twentieth century and twentieth-century literature.