Graduate Student Conference Natural and National Crises: Re-thinking the Relationship between Literature and Crisis
Date: May 5th, 6th 2006.
Université de Montréal,
Département d'études anglaises.
Guest lecturer: Dionne Brand
Deadline for submitting panel proposals: September 26th 2005
Deadline for submitting papers: January 15th 2006
The contemporary world system of global capitalist expansion that is producing new imperialisms around the globe will remain imperialist throughout the visible future, unless we learn how to "cross borders" from a dominating and imperialising past and present to a more "democratic" and just future society.