Subcontinental Drift: Nation, Narration, and Innovation

deadline for submissions: 
March 10, 2018
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MLA 2019 - Non guaranteed Special Session for the LLC South Asian and South Asian Diasporic Forum
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Seeking proposals on South Asian literatures that interrogate relationships between social and aesthetic textual transactions and translation processes, resulting in experimentations in genre and language. Papers on writers who explore topics such as the politics of space and gender in South Asia or the South Asian diaspora, digital diasporic representations, transnationality and national literatures, travelling textualities and translations are welcome, as are other related topics.