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  1. Category: Conferences, Congresses
    Beginning: 10.10.2019
    Konzeptualisierungen kleiner (europäischer) und nicht-westlicher Kulturen – Kanonische Konzepte, strukturelle Asymmetrien und Möglichkeiten des Vergleichs
    Submitted by: Diana Hitzke

    Die Tagung »Konzeptualisierungen kleiner (europäischer) und nicht-westlicher Kulturen – Kanonische Konzepte, strukturelle Asymmetrien und Möglichkeiten des Vergleichs« setzt sich zum Ziel, die Entstehung, Aneignung und Übertragung von Konzepten aus der Perspektive kleinerer und nicht-westlicher Kulturen zu betrachten. Kulturspezifische Narrative und Strukturen sowie globale Machtverhältnisse beeinflussen die Entstehung von sozialen, politischen, ökonomischen, künstlerischen und epistemologischen...

    Fields of research Postcolonial studies,  World Literature
    Created on: 17.09.2019
  2. Diana Hitzke
    University or institution: JLU Gießen; Technische Universität Dresden
    Fields of research: Literature from Germany, Austria, Switzerland; Eastern European literature (Baltic States, Russia, Ukraine); South Eastern European literature (Albania, Balkans, Bulgaria, Greece, Romania, Turkey); Literary theory; Postcolonial studies; World Literature; Multilingualism studies / Interlinguality; Interdisciplinarity; Literature and other forms of art; Literature and cultural studies; Prose; Novel; travel literature; Essay; Translation; Theory of translation; Literature of the 20th century; Literature of the 21st century

  3. Category: CfP/CfA publications
    Abstract submission deadline: 31.10.2019
    Romanciers fin-de-siècle (Ouvrage collectif)
    Submitted by: Redaktion avldigital.de

    Romanciers fin-de-siècle Appel à contributions pour un ouvrage collectif PRÉSENTATION « Comment définir, comment saisir cette époque où tout se mélange, où tout finit, où tout commence à naître ? C’est une suite de propositions sans suite, un foisonnement, un bouillonnement, une rupture et une reprise du souffle. Rien ne tient plus ensemble, tout se désagrège et tente de surgir » [1] . Telle est la vision du paysage littéraire français des années 1880-1900 que...

    Fields of research Novel,  Literature of the 19th century
    Created on: 16.09.2019
  4. Category: CfP/CfA events
    Abstract submission deadline: 15.12.2019
    La "guerre des épistèmes". Le rapport entre littérature et science dans la fiction francophone contemporaine
    Submitted by: Redaktion avldigital.de

    APFUCC - Congrès 2020, 30 mai - 2 juin 2020 Université Western, London, Ontario, Canada ATELIER 10 La « guerre des épistèmes » : le rapport entre littérature et science dans la fiction francophone contemporaine Le rapport entre littérature et science est sans doute l'un des plus épineux qui soit, ces deux modes de connaissance du monde étant généralement perçus comme diamétralement opposés. La littérature, subjective par essence, appartiendrait ainsi au...

    Fields of research French literature,  Literature of the 20th century,  Literature of the 21st century
    Created on: 16.09.2019
  5. Category: CfP/CfA events
    Abstract submission deadline: 23.09.2019
    Imperial Environments: From Tropical Climes to Contemporary Crisis (ACLA 2020)
    Submitted by: Redaktion avldigital.de

    Before the term “climate” became irrevocably associated with the modifiers “change” and “catastrophe,” it had long circulated in the works of thinkers, from Hippocrates down to Montesquieu, as the factor that determined the character of peoples and nations. By extension, climate was understood to indicate which lands were ripe for imperial conquest, and which peoples were suited to conquering and which to being conquered. In short, the history of the discourse of climate is a deeply imperial...

    Fields of research Postcolonial studies,  Ecocriticism
    Created on: 16.09.2019