Much attention has been given to recent American studies showing a dramatic increase in the numbers of those who distance themselves from religious affiliation. Here in Quebec, it is approximately 50 years since the Quiet Revolution, a political movement that wrested control over health and education from the Catholic Church to a secular government. Today in Montreal, fewer than 4% of the population regularly attends mass, a trend that echoes the situation in Europe (1).
The graduate students from the Department of Spanish and Portuguese Studies of the University of Minnesota-Twin Cities are pleased to announce that we will be hosting our annual conference, titled ''Tabú: 6th Annual Graduate Student Conference''. The conference will take place on March 29-30, 2019 in Minneapolis.
We are proud to announce the participation of our plenary speakers:
Dr. Rena Torres Cacoullos, Penn State University
Dr. Katarzyna Beilin, University of Wisconsin - Madison
Call for Papers:
A one-day conference titled “Body in Motion, Travelling Bodies in Anglophone Literature” will take place at the University Paris 8, France on May 24, 2019.
Deadline for proposal submission: January 25, 2019
Call for Papers and Submission
“It turns out that an eerie type of chaos can lurk just behind a facade of order -
and yet, deep inside the chaos lurks an even eerier type of order.”
- Douglas R. Hofstadter
Call For Papers: “The Job of the Writer is to Make Revolution Irresistible:” Critical Perspectives on Toni Cade Bambara
Khalilah Ali, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor English
Clayton State University
Dr. Khalilah Ali
Assistant Professor and Director of First-Year Writing
Department of English
2000 Clayton State Blvd., G110-E
Morrow, GA 30260
Arts and Sciences Bldg. 110-E
Constructing Readers and Theorizing Action in Environmental Justice Narratives
13th Biennial Convention, Association for the Study of Literature and Environment
June 26-30, 2019
University of California, Davis
15th June 2019
University of Portsmouth
Keynote speaker: Dr Matthew Sangster, University of Glasgow
CALL FOR PAPERS
The University of Portsmouth’s Supernatural Cities research group presents their fourth conference: Magical Cities.