CFP: Law and Literature in the Postcolony (South Africa) (1/31/07; 7/8/07-7/11/07)

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CFP: Law and Literature in the Postcolony (01/31/07; 07/08/07 - 07/11/07)

Special panel on 'Law and Literature': "Worlds, Texts, Critics" conference

Date/Place: July 8th to 11th / Durban, South Africa, University of Kwazulu-Natal.

Possibilities for papers include, but are not limited to:

Representations of law in postcolonial literature
Theorising postcolonial 'Law and Literature'
Law, ethics and postcolonial literature
Law and subjectivity in the postcolony
Human rights in/and postcolonial literature
Multiculturalism and postcoloniality
Law, literature and truth commissions
Trauma, witnessing and the law
Law and violence after September 11

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Please send notification of your wish to present a paper to the following address by no later than January 31, 2007:

Please send an abstract of 300 words to the following email address by no later than April 1, 2007:

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