category: postcolonial

[UPDATE] Commonwealth Essays and Studies, Spring 2016 Post-conflict territories: representations and reconfigurations

full name / name of organization: 
Commonwealth Essays and Studies
contact email: 
mccannfiona@gmail.com

Second and Final Call for articles
Commonwealth Essays and Studies, Spring 2016
Post-conflict territories: representations and reconfigurations

The Fantasy of Social Justice: An Interdisciplinary Approach to Fantastic Literature

full name / name of organization: 
Interdisciplinary Graduate Student Conference at the University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
contact email: 
fsj.conference2016@gmail.com

KEYNOTE SPEAKER: Dr. Farah Mendlesohn, Anglia Ruskin University, UK

Sindiwe Magona: Writer/Advocate for Human Rights in South Africa, ALA conference (April 6-9, 2016)

full name / name of organization: 
Renee Schatteman/ African Literature Association
contact email: 
schatteman@gsu.edu

The highly-prolific and well-acclaimed South African author Sindiwe Magona has been a voice for human rights and justice throughout her three decades as a writer.

Panopticon: Surveillance, Suspicion, Fear (4/2/2016). Abstracts: 12/1/2015

full name / name of organization: 
Abbes Maazaoui, College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences, Lincoln University in Pennsylvania
contact email: 
maazaoui@lincoln.edu

The College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences (Lincoln University, Pennsylvania) is requesting proposals/abstracts for its fourth international conference, to be held on Saturday, April 2, 2016.

Australian Narratives in Film and Literature: Critical Perspectives

full name / name of organization: 
Ilha do Desterro (Brazil)
contact email: 
ilhadodesterro@gmail.com

DEADLINE: 31 JANUARY 2016

Dramatising death and dying in British theatre

full name / name of organization: 
dr Katarzyna Bronk
contact email: 
kbronk@wa.amu.edu.pl; bbronkk@gmail.com

Medieval drama taught its audiences not only about virtuous living but, more importantly, a good death and a joyful afterlife.

Religion, Memory and Transmediality in Contemporary Cultural Practices

full name / name of organization: 
Maria-Sabina Draga Alexandru & Dragoș Manea
contact email: 
sabina.draga.alexandru@lls.unibuc.ro & dragos.manea@lls.unibuc.ro

Edited Volume
Abstract Deadline: November 15, 2015.

North American Literature and the Environment. Deadline Oct. 30, 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Jim Daems
contact email: 
jdaems@ucn.ca

I am putting together a proposal for a collection of essays for the North American Literature and the Environment, 1600-1900 series for Ashgate.

Postcolonial Studies @Emory Solicits Book Reviews

full name / name of organization: 
Postcolonial Studies@ Emory
contact email: 
cschwen@emory.edu

Postcolonial Studies @Emory Solicits Book Reviews

Postcolonial Studies @Emory: https://scholarblogs.emory.edu/postcolonialstudies/

Culture, the Arts, and Literature 25th to 27th February 2016

full name / name of organization: 
KTHM College, Nashik, Maharashtra, India
contact email: 
dausche@gmail.com

CONCEPT NOTE:

[UPDATE]Gendered Madness: Literary Representations of Othered Gender Expressions--NeMLA 2016--abstracts due September 30, 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Nicole Lowman, SUNY University at Buffalo
contact email: 
nllowman@buffalo.edu

Panel Description

International Conference Fictional Maps

full name / name of organization: 
Facta Ficta Research Centre & Silesian University in Katowice
contact email: 
fictionalmaps@gmail.com

Mapping the imaginary has always been a challenge for world-building and storytelling alike.

Australian Narratives in Film and Literature: Critical Perspectives

full name / name of organization: 
Ilha do Desterro (Brazil)
contact email: 
ilhadodesterro@gmail.com

Ever since the early days of British occupation of Australia, there has been a major concern in finding a balance between the colonial ways of looking to the land and the difficulty, if not impossibil

"Realizing the Unreal: Victorian Speculative fiction in Context" - Abstracts due November 15, 2015

full name / name of organization: 
The Confidential Clerk: Journal of the Centre for Victorian Studies
contact email: 
cvs.journal@gmail.com

The Confidential Clerk (ISSN 2454-6100), an open-access, peer-reviewed journal of the Centre for Victorian Studies, Jadavpur University, seeks contributions for its 2015/16 issue, ‘Realizing the Unr

[UPDATE] Commonwealth Essays and Studies, Spring 2016 Post-conflict territories: representations and reconfigurations

full name / name of organization: 
CES
contact email: 
mccannfiona@gmail.com

Through the creation of a bounded space, territory, as Stuart Elden points out, ‘is already a violent act of exclusion and inclusion; maintaining it as such requires constant vigilance and the mobil

CFP Queensland Modernism (abstract 20/11/15; article 20/5/16)

full name / name of organization: 
Jessica Gildersleeve / Queensland Review
contact email: 
jessica.gildersleeve@usq.edu.au

CALL FOR PAPERS
Queensland Review 23.2 (2016)
Special Issue, ‘Queensland Modernism’

World Cinema and Television in French

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Leslie Kealhofer Kemp, Dr. Michael Gott
contact email: 
lkealhofer@uri.edu, michael.gott@uc.edu

World Cinema and Television in French

September 9-10, 2016 ∙ University of Cincinnati, USA

Willing a Feminist World: Culture, Law, and Collectivity

full name / name of organization: 
ACLA 2016
contact email: 
katherine.hallemeier@okstate.edu and/or arc249@cornell.edu

In a lecture recently published in Public Books, Gayatri Chakravorty Spivak argues that answering the question “How can there be a feminist world?” requires moving “beyond the enforcement of the

[REMINDER] ACLA 2016 - "Literary (De)Formations"

full name / name of organization: 
ACLA 2016: American Comparative Literature Association
contact email: 
matthew.scully@tufts.edu and/or nell.wasserstrom@bc.edu

In her recent study, The Forms of the Affects (2014), Eugenie Brinkema announces, “We may well be at the beginning of what will eventually be called the twenty-first century ‘return to form’ in the humanities” (39).

Mapping Fields of Study: Renegotiations of Disciplinary Spaces in the English-Speaking World - 9-11 June 2016 - Nancy, France

full name / name of organization: 
Marilyne Brun / Université de Lorraine
contact email: 
Marilyne.Brun@univ-lorraine.fr

Mapping Fields of Study: Renegotiations of Disciplinary Spaces in the English-Speaking World
International Conference
Nancy, France
9-11 June 2016
Call for Papers

CFP [UPDATE] - Visionary Texts, Past and Present: (Re)visionings and (Re)imaginings

full name / name of organization: 
Pivot: A Journal of Interdisciplinary Studies and Thought
contact email: 
pivot@yorku.ca

“The visionary starts with a clean sheet of paper, and reimagines the world.” — Malcolm Gladwell

Papers on Language and Literature: Call for Special Issue Proposals

full name / name of organization: 
PLL: Papers on Language and Literature
contact email: 
hgurfin@siue.edu

Papers on Language and Literature is seeking proposals for special issues on subjects including but not limited to

Digital Humanities

Film

Literary Translation

Print Culture

Innovative Representations of ‘Utopias’ in Studies in English

full name / name of organization: 
International Graduate Conference: Innovative Representations of ‘Utopias’ in Studies in English
contact email: 
conferencegraduate@gmail.com

The Centre for British Literary and Cultural Studies at Hacettepe University is pleased to announce its second graduate conference which this time will be held on an international ground, “Innovativ

"Law and Literature in Sub-Saharan Africa" ACLA 2016 (March 17-20, 2016)

full name / name of organization: 
Nienke Boer
contact email: 
nb1105@nyu.edu

“Law and Literature in Sub-Saharan Africa”

American Comparative Literature Association Annual Meeting
March 17-20, Harvard University

The (Native) American University (9/30/15)

full name / name of organization: 
NeMLA 2016 (March 17 - 20, 2016)
contact email: 
justin.hayes@quinnipiac.edu

The colonial appropriation of indigenous place names has been an abiding concern of postcolonial studies.

Update: Lacan and Literature 18-20 March 2016 NeMLA Hartford CT by 9/30/2015

full name / name of organization: 
J. A. McQuail -- NeMLA
contact email: 
jmcquail@tntech.edu

Papers are invited for a panel on Lacan and Literature at the Northeast Modern Language Association (NeMLA) convention in Hartford, CT. 3/18-20 2015.

American Association of Australasian Literary Studies Annual Conference 31 March–2 April 2016 University of Washington, Seattle

full name / name of organization: 
American Association of Australasian Literary Studies
contact email: 
machosky@hawaiii.edu

NeMLA 17-20 March 2016 cfp: Triangular Atlantic Entanglements: Rights and Revolutions (U. S., France, Haiti)

full name / name of organization: 
Robert R. Daniel / Saint Joseph's U
contact email: 
rdaniel@sju.edu

Over about three decades, three distinct political revolutions took place in three distinct places.

Neo -Victorianism and Steampunk - The 37th Annual Conference of the Southwest Popular/American Culture Association (SWPACA)

full name / name of organization: 
Southwest Popular/American Culture Association
contact email: 
gordmarshall@gmail.com

Neo-Victorianism and Steampunk
The 37th Annual Conference of the Southwest Popular/American Culture Association (SWPACA)

February 10th – 13th, 2016
Hyatt Regency Hotel and Conference Center

Triangular Atlantic Entanglements: Rights and Revolutions (U. S., France, Haiti), NeMLA 17-20 March 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Robert R. Daniel / Saint Joseph's University
contact email: 
rdaniel@sju.edu

This session seeks to discern and categorize some of the important "entanglements" between the U.S., France and Haiti.

Twenty-First Century South African Literature: Combating Current Human Rights Abuses (ALA conference, April 6-9, 2016)

full name / name of organization: 
Renée Schatteman/ African Literature Association conference
contact email: 
schatteman@gsu.edu

Now that the race-based master narrative of apartheid is beginning to fade from the country’s collective consciousness (as seen most clearly in the South Africans born after 1994 who have no lived e

The Teaching of Literature across Two-Year and Four-Year Colleges: Comparative Perspectives @ACLA, Mar 17-20, 2016, Cambridge MA

full name / name of organization: 
American Comparative Literature Association (ACLA) 2016
contact email: 
dfzino@gmail.com

Organizer: Dominique Zino, LaGuardia Community College (CUNY)

Transnational Lives CFP | disClosure: A Journal of Social Theory Volume 25

full name / name of organization: 
The Committee on Social Theory at The University of Kentucky
contact email: 
Cate Gooch & Ashley Ruderman, University of Kentucky, disclosurejournal@gmail.com

SUBMISSION DEADLINE: 15 December 2015, by 5pm EST

The Wenshan Review (ISSN: 2077-1218): Launch of its new website & call for submissions

full name / name of organization: 
The Wenshan Review of Literature and Culture
contact email: 
wsreview@nccu.edu.tw

The Wenshan Review of Literature and Culture, issued both in print and online versions, is excited to announce the launch of its new website: www.wreview.org .

NEW ACADEMIA: An International Journal of English Language, Literature & Literary Theory Print ISSN 2277-3967 E- ISSN: 2347-2073

full name / name of organization: 
Interactions Forum Pune
contact email: 
newacademia.if@gmail.com

CALL FOR PAPERS

NEW ACADEMIA: An International Journal of English Language, Literature and Literary Theory (Print ISSN 2277-3967) (Online ISSN: 2347-2073)

VOl. IV Issue IV OCT. 2015

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