full name / name of organization:
The International Anthony Burgess Foundation invites proposals for papers
for its 3rd Symposium which will be held in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia from
27th-30th July, 2009. The theme of the conference is Conflict, Dialogue and
Resolution, a theme which can be explored in any aspect of Burgessâ€™s work
in Literature, Music, Drama, Film and Theory or Journalism. The proposals
should be for papers between 20-30 minutes when they are delivered. The
papers may focus upon the postcolonial aspects of Burgessâ€™s work, but this
is not a requirement. Papers are welcomed on any aspect of Burgessâ€™s work
which is relevant to the theme.
Prospective participants should submit a proposal of 250-500 words to:
The closing deadline for submissions is January 30th 2009.
The Foundation is working with appropriate bodies in Malaysia to obtain
affordable conference venues and accommodation for participants. It is also
organizing a visit to the college at Kuala Kangsar where Burgess taught. A
limited number of scholarships for graduate students working on any aspect
of Burgessâ€™s work will be made available by the Foundation.
For further information please contact the Foundation at the above email
address or director_at_anthonyburgess.org
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