[UPDATE] The Changing Face of Terror and Terrorism in South Asian Narratives full name--abstracts due Sept.1, 2011

full name / name of organization: 
Northeast Modern Language Association (NeMLA)
contact email: 
de.aparajita@gmail.com

Under the category of British and Anglophone Literatures, this panel invites papers exploring the changing concept of terrorism and terrorist activities in cultural narratives from the South Asian context. Do we notice an ethics of terror and resistance emerge, or have the cultural and visual media initiated a divergent tactics and a loose commentary which confuse the line between the disciplinary apparatus and the terrorist? Is this changing concept of terror and its perpetuation a symptom of a greater ill? Is it an end in itself? Send abstracts within 150 words to: de.aparajita@gmail.com. Abstracts are due by Sept. 1, 2011.

cfp categories: 
cultural_studies_and_historical_approaches
ethnicity_and_national_identity
film_and_television
general_announcements
popular_culture
postcolonial