Tag: Literary Theory

CFP: Journal of International and Global Studies « Postcolonialities

CFP: Journal of International and Global Studies « Postcolonialities. The Journal for International and Global Studies (http://www.lindenwood.edu/jigs/) is seeking articles that address today’s global world. In particular, it seeks high-quality, original work that is based on both theory and practice. This is a free online peer reviewed journal that is available to a global audience.…

CFPs: Dec Consolidated List

Special Issue of The Journal of Commonwealth and Postcolonial Studies. Counter conference at MLA Between the National and the Transnational, 1980 to the Present: Masculinities in Britain and the U.S. Pakistaniaat, Cluster on Lahore With Love (via Pakistaniaat Forum). Applications for Fellowship Programme in South Asia. 24th Annual Conference of the International Association for Conflict Management Pakistaniaat: Special Issue on Faiz…

CFP: Special Issue of The Journal of Commonwealth and Postcolonial Studies

Edited by Rebecca Weaver-Hightower and Nathanael O’Reilly Proposals are invited for a special issue of The Journal of Commonwealth and Postcolonial Studies on Australian literature. The editors will consider papers on any aspect of Australian literature, but papers must have a postcolonial theoretical orientation. The editors are particularly interested in papers addressing work by Indigenous…

Counter conference at MLA

A Counter-Conference: Strategies for Defending Higher Education This counter-conference will take place during the annual Modern Language Convention in Los Angeles, January 8th, 2011 from 1-5 at Loyola Law School (919 Albany St).  While thousands of people will be meeting at the traditional convention, we will hold a one-day event centered on discussing actual strategies…

Between the National and the Transnational, 1980 to the Present: Masculinities in Britain and the U.S.

Between the National and the Transnational, 1980 to the Present: Masculinities in Britain and the U.S. The Second of Three International Workshops: Kent State University, August 4-7, 2011 Organizers: Prof. Kevin Floyd (Kent State University), Prof. Dr. Stefan Horlacher (Dresden Technical University) Recent scholarship in the study of masculinities suggests any number of ways in…

Call for Applications, the Inter-American Foundation

Call for Applications: The Inter-American Foundation (IAF) Grassroots Development Ph.D. Dissertation Research Fellowship Program (open to students at US Universities) From Peace and Collaborative Development Network The Inter-American Foundation (IAF) was created in 1969 by the United States Congress to fund the self-help initiatives of the organized poor in Latin America and the Caribbean and…

CFPs: Consolidated List

Here is a consolidated list of various calls for papers and other announcements in the past few months: 25th Annual MELUS/USACLALS Joint Conference Sikh Studies: New Journal Thirteenth Sustainable Development Conference Special Issue on South Asian Children’s Literature 20th Annual British Commonwealth and Postcolonial Studies Conference Postcolonial Theatre – Call for Papers and Performances: Feb.4-6, 2011, University of Toronto Post/Colonial…

CFP: 25th Annual MELUS/USACLALS Joint Conference 


2011 CONFERENCE CALL FOR PAPERS 25th Annual MELUS/USACLALS Joint Conference April 7 – 10, 2011 Florida Atlantic University
 Boca Raton, FL THEME: Ethnic Canons in Global Contexts As an ongoing and vital process through which societies and cultures have become integrated through a globe-spanning network of communications, economics, and politics, globalization addresses the transnational circulation…

Sikh Studies: New Journal

Sikh Studies: Current Perspectives Sikh Studies: Current Perspectives, a recently launched academic journal, will soon be housed in the Department of English, University of North Texas. The journal was founded recently by Professor (emeritus) Harbans Lal, a renowned scholar on Sikh studies and a former chair of the Department of Pharmacology and Neurosciences, Medical College…