Postcolonial Environments: A One-day Symposium

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University of Manchester
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postcolonialenvironments@manchester.ac.uk

We are delighted to announce that registration for the upcoming Postcolonial Environments symposium is now open. The event will take place at the University of Manchester on Friday 24th January 2014.

As well as a postgraduate roundtable, the symposium will include the following talks:

Comparative Postcolonial Environments in Contemporary Literature
Dr Lucienne Loh (University of Liverpool)

Towards a Postcolonial Disaster Studies
Dr Anthony Carrigan (University of Leeds)

Salman in Space: Geopolitical Borderlines and the Limits of Art in Salman Rushdie’s Collaborations
Dr Andrew Teverson (Kingston University London)

Transcultural Families and Adoptive Being
Professor John McLeod (University of Leeds)

For more information about the day, please visit the following website:
http://postcolonialenvironments.wordpress.com/

The cost to attend the event is £10, which covers all drinks, snacks, lunch and a wine reception. Delegates are also invited to join us for dinner and drinks in a restaurant after the event.

To register, please follow this link:
http://estore.manchester.ac.uk/browse/product.asp?compid=1&modid=2&catid...

Any queries should be directed to the Postcolonial Environments team at:
postcolonialenvironments@manchester.ac.uk

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