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  1. Nadja Gernalzick
    University or institution: Universität Wien; Universität Mainz

  2. Category: CfP/CfA publications
    Abstract submission deadline: 25.11.2019
    Histoire– Histoires" (Acta Iassyensia Comparationis, n° 25, 1/2020)
    Submitted by: Redaktion

    Le Comité de Rédaction de la revue académique Acta Iassyensia Comparationis – revue semestrielle, interdisciplinaire, publiée par La Chaire de Littérature Comparée de l’Université „Alexandru Ioan Cuza” de Iasi, Roumanie – vous invite à collaborer au numéro 25 (1/2020) , consacré au thème ISTORIE – ISTORII / HISTORY – HISTORIES / HISTOIRE – HISTOIRES dans la littérature universelle . La date limite pour l’envoi des articles scientifiques et des comptes rendus est le...

    Fields of research Literary historiography,  Interdisciplinarity,  Literature and cultural studies
    Created on: 15.07.2019
  3. Category: Workshops, seminars
    Beginning: 26.07.2019
    Schreibweisen des Selbst in der Gegenwartsliteratur
    Submitted by: Redaktion

    22. Workshop des Instituts für Allgemeine und Vergleichende Literaturwissenschaft 26.07.2019 um 14:00 Uhr Freitag, 26. Juli 2019, Schellingstr. 3, R U104 B Programm 14:00 – 14:15 Uhr Einführung (Johanna Charlotte Horst, Johannes Kleinbeck) 14:15 – 15:15 Uhr Hanna Engelmeier (Essen) Annie Ernaux spricht für sich 15:15 – 15:30 Uhr Pause 15:30 – 16:30 Uhr Niklas Barth (München) Unverbindliche Verbundenheiten. Die Medialität des Netzwerks und die...

    Fields of research Literature and cultural studies,  Literature of the 20th century,  Literature of the 21st century
    Created on: 15.07.2019
  4. Category: CfP/CfA events
    Abstract submission deadline: 30.09.2019
    Irony, Humor, and Laughter in Italian Literature (NeMLA 2020)
    Submitted by: Redaktion

    What is the relationship between irony and other literary techniques, including but not limited to humor? How do authors utilize irony and humor in their texts? Are humor and irony to be considered a literary tool to disguise a personal or political agenda? Or are they simply a resource to entertain their readers? This panel seeks presentations that analyze or investigate the role of irony, humor, and laughter in texts from early modern to contemporary examples by Italian writers. This...

    Fields of research Italian literature,  Gender Studies/Queer Studies,  Literature and visual studies and 1 more
    Created on: 15.07.2019
  5. Category: CfP/CfA events
    Abstract submission deadline: 11.08.2019
    Subaltern, Suburban, and Subterranean
    Submitted by: Redaktion

    The Society for Utopian Studies invites you to submit papers and proposals on the theme, “Subaltern, Suburban, and Subterranean.” Michigan is a borderland surrounded by the Great Lakes. Shaped by Detroit and influenced by Chicago and Canada, the state’s subaltern, suburban, and subterranean landscapes are permeated by bountiful wetlands throughout. The history and location of Michigan and its cities Detroit and Flint provide a wide variety of...

    Fields of research Literature and cultural studies
    Created on: 15.07.2019