Muses India: Dis(-)covering Indian English Literature, an anthology

full name / name of organization: 
Chetan Deshmane
contact email: 
dausche@gmail.com

MUSES INDIA: DIS(-)COVERING INDIAN ENGLISH LITERATURE is a proposed anthology on Indian English Literature and seeks scholarly essays on its various aspects from postcolonial/postmodernist perspectives. Of more interest are essays on Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni,Amitav Ghosh, Toru Dutt, Sujata Bhatt, Rohington Mistry, Bapsi Sidhwa, Uma Parameswaran. Theoretical essays discussing issues like hybridity, cultural struggle, diaspora and its existence, cosmopolitanism, globalization etc with respect to Indian English literature are also welcome. All manuscripts must conform to MLA style, have end notes and works cited, be without sparators, and typed double spaced in Times New Roman of 12 fontsize. They should also follow American English and punctuation style. The manuscripts are to be sent to Dr. Chetan Deshmane on dausche@gmail.com. The last date for manuscript submission is 30 November 2010.

cfp categories: 
cultural_studies_and_historical_approaches
ethnicity_and_national_identity
gender_studies_and_sexuality
interdisciplinary
journals_and_collections_of_essays
postcolonial
theory
twentieth_century_and_beyond