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  1. "'They Were Home. They Were Far from Home': Cultural Im/Mobilities in Contemporary Caribbean Diaspora Literature"
    Submitted by: Sigrid Thomsen

    Fields of research Literature from North America,  Ibero-American literature (incl. Caribbean),  Postcolonial studies and 4 more
    Created on: 24.06.2020
  2. Category: Various (summer schools etc.)
    Beginning: 17.06.2020
    Domestic Optimism (With Emma Wolf-Haugh)
    Submitted by: Redaktion avldigital.de

    Colonial aesthetics, obscenity trials, masculine hysteria, crime scene photography, sexology, the production and obfuscation of the lesbian throughout modernity, and the contemporary collapse of post-war social housing projects, all intersect in ...

    Fields of research Gender Studies/Queer Studies,  Postcolonial studies,  Literature and cultural studies and 1 more
    Created on: 08.06.2020
  3. Category: CfP/CfA events
    Abstract submission deadline: 01.06.2018
    Barbarism and Behaviour
    Submitted by: Redaktion avldigital.de

    Whilst proposals on all eighteenth-century topics are welcome, we particularly encourage those that address any aspect of our light theme ‘Barbarism and Behaviour’ throughout the long eighteenth century. We invite proposals for individual papers, for...

    Fields of research Postcolonial studies
    Created on: 12.12.2018
  4. Category: CfP/CfA events
    Abstract submission deadline: 15.04.2018
    Politics of Natural History, or: How to Decolonize the Natural History Museum. International Conference
    Submitted by: Redaktion avldigital.de

    Natural history museums preserve a considerable, yet often unacknowledged part of the world’s colonial heritage. Their identity, collections, exhibitions and, importantly, much of their research activities are based on objects which underwent...

    Fields of research Postcolonial studies,  Interdisciplinarity,  Literature and cultural studies and 1 more
    Created on: 12.12.2018
  5. Category: CfP/CfA events
    Abstract submission deadline: 23.09.2017
    Unforeseen Consequences: Literatures of Protest and Political Struggle
    Submitted by: Redaktion avldigital.de

    Keynote speaker: Dr Oliver Davis (University of Warwick) The British Comparative Literature Association invites papers for its annual postgraduate conference to be held at the University of Warwick on 11 November 2017. This conference intends to...

    Fields of research Gender Studies/Queer Studies,  Postcolonial studies
    Created on: 12.12.2018
  6. Hend Asaad
    University or institution: Ain Shams Universität
    Fields of research: Hermeneutics; Feminist studies; Gender Studies/Queer Studies; Postcolonial studies; Narratology; World Literature; Interdisciplinarity; Literature and other forms of art; Literature and psychoanalysis/psychology; Literature and sociology; Literature and law; Literature and cultural studies; Literature and theology/study of religions; Literature and philosophy; Literature and pedagogy; Literature and natural science; Literature and geography/cartography; Literature and media studies; Novel; Novella; Narrative; Short prose; Folk literature; Children's and young adult literature; Formula literature; The fictional; Themes, motifs, thematology; Translation; Theory of translation; Literature from Germany, Austria, Switzerland; Eastern European literature (Baltic States, Russia, Ukraine); Eastern Middle European literature (Poland, Slowakia, Czech Republic, Hungary); South Eastern European literature (Albania, Balkans, Bulgaria, Greece, Romania, Turkey); North African literature; Literature from Sub-Saharan Africa; Near Eastern literature; Literature of the Middle Ages (6th-13th century); Literature of the 20th century

  7. Birgit Kaiser
    University or institution: Universiteit Utrecht / Utrecht University
    Fields of research: Literature from North America; Literature from Germany, Austria, Switzerland; French literature; North African literature; Literary theory; Poststructuralism; Deconstruction; Feminist studies; Postcolonial studies; Multilingualism studies / Interlinguality; Literature and philosophy; autobiography; Literature of the 19th century; Literature of the 20th century; Literature of the 21st century

  8. Category: Conferences, Congresses
    Beginning: 04.06.2019
    Un/masking. On a mimetic form
    Submitted by: Redaktion avldigital.de

    6th Conference of the IDP Mimesis 4th – 6th July 2019, Zentralinstitut für Kunstgeschichte Munich and LMU Munich Masks are an integral part of human cultural practice. Their innate tension springs from the mimetic faculty to show and...

    Fields of research Postcolonial studies,  Poetics,  Aesthetics
    Created on: 08.04.2019
  9. Category: University institutes
    Institutions: Universidade de Lisboa (ULISBOA) / University of Lisbon
    Centro de Estudos Comparatistas (CEC), Universidade de Lisboa
    Submitted by: Redaktion avldigital.de

    The Centre for Comparative Studies (CEC) is a scientific unit of the School of Arts and Humanities, University of Lisbon. Its activities encompass the comparative analysis of literatures, arts and cultures, using interdisciplinary methodologies and...

    Fields of research Literary theory,  Gender Studies/Queer Studies,  Postcolonial studies and 6 more
    Created on: 08.04.2019
  10. Category: CfP/CfA publications
    Abstract submission deadline: 15.05.2019
    Traveling Bodies
    Submitted by: Redaktion avldigital.de

    In contemporary research, travelers are frequently presented as characters who, while being on the road, resonate with but also negotiate culturally specific – individual and collective – discourses of encountering and constructing the foreign and...

    Fields of research Gender Studies/Queer Studies,  Postcolonial studies,  Interdisciplinarity and 1 more
    Created on: 26.04.2019
  11. Category: CfP/CfA events
    Abstract submission deadline: 15.03.2019
    Afrofuturism: Making Black Futures Visible in Literature and the Arts
    Submitted by: Judith Rahn

    The future is a contested terrain and one that has of recent begun to be reclaimed from essentially economist-numerical perspectives by thinkers in the humanities (e.g. Appadurai 2013) and the arts, where it is both theorised and imaginatively...

    Fields of research Postcolonial studies,  World Literature,  Multilingualism studies / Interlinguality and 3 more
    Created on: 03.03.2019
  12. Category: CfP/CfA events
    Abstract submission deadline: 01.03.2019
    The Making of Mankind: Tracing Race & Racism
    Submitted by: Julian Gärtner

    4-6 July 2019 The Annual Seminar is a renowned three-day conference format of Bielefeld Graduate School in History and Sociology (BGHS) approaching 11 years in 2019. In cooperation with the collaborative research center (SFB 1288) on “Practices...

    Fields of research Postcolonial studies,  Narratology,  Literature and social and cultural anthropology
    Created on: 21.01.2019
  13. Sigrid Thomsen
    University or institution: Universität Wien
    Fields of research: Literature from North America; Ibero-American literature (incl. Caribbean); Portugese literature; Literature from Sub-Saharan Africa; Postcolonial studies; World Literature; Multilingualism studies / Interlinguality; Literature and media studies; Lyric poetry; Comic; Literature of the 20th century; Literature of the 21st century

  14. Category: CfP/CfA publications
    Abstract submission deadline: 10.03.2019
    “Human, Intellectual, and Cultural Mobilities between Africa and the Caribbean – From the Late 19th Century to the Present“
    Submitted by: Sigrid Thomsen

    Call for Papers for a volume to be submitted to Routledge “Human, Intellectual, and Cultural Mobilities between Africa and the Caribbean – From the Late 19th Century to the Present“ Editors: Birgit Englert, Immanuel R. Harisch,...

    Fields of research Ibero-American literature (incl. Caribbean),  French literature,  Italian literature and 22 more
    Created on: 21.01.2019
  15. Category: CfP/CfA publications
    Abstract submission deadline: 30.10.2019
    Postcolonial Cultural Studies (Anglistik. International Journal of English Studies)
    Submitted by: Redaktion avldigital.de

    Call for Papers Postcolonial Cultural Studies Special Issue (Autumn 2020) of Anglistik. International Journal of English Studies Edited by Jana Gohrisch, Ellen Grünkemeier, Hannah Pardey Elaborating on Lawrence Grossberg’s...

    Fields of research Postcolonial studies,  Literature and cultural studies
    Created on: 08.01.2019
  16. Category: CfP/CfA events
    Abstract submission deadline: 12.04.2019
    Call for Applications: Comparative Literature: Principles, Practices and Perspectives (Summer School, 24-26 June 2019 University of Kent)
    Submitted by: Redaktion avldigital.de

    Overview Organized by the Centre for Modern European Literature at the University of Kent, this summer school will offer intensive training in the principles and practices of comparative literature. Following the success of the inaugural CHASE...

    Fields of research Literary theory,  Postcolonial studies,  World Literature
    Created on: 21.02.2019
  17. Category: CfP/CfA publications
    Abstract submission deadline: 31.05.2019
    An “Other” Zombie Project: Decolonizing the Undead
    Submitted by: Redaktion avldigital.de

    Edited by Professor Stephen Shapiro, Giulia Champion and Roxanne Douglas The editors of this project are interested in developing an interdisciplinary edited collection on perspectives of the zombie figure that focus on non-Anglo-Euro-centric...

    Fields of research Postcolonial studies,  Ecocriticism,  Literature and cultural studies and 2 more
    Created on: 06.05.2019
  18. Category: CfP/CfA events
    Abstract submission deadline: 01.06.2019
    Europäische Gegenwartsliteratur in postkolonialer und raumbezogener Perspektive: (Post-)Koloniale Räume als transareale Interaktionsräume – Formen, Fragestellungen und Texttypologie
    Submitted by: Redaktion avldigital.de

    Wissenschaftlicher Workshop am 03. Juli 2019 am Institut für Germanistik und Vergleichende Literaturwissenschaft der Universität Paderborn Die Wissensproduktion aus Europa über außer- oder anderseuropäische Räume lässt sich aus mindestens zwei...

    Fields of research Northern European literature (Denmark, Sweden, Norway, Finland),  Literature from the Benelux Countries,  Literature from Germany, Austria, Switzerland and 11 more
    Created on: 06.05.2019
  19. Category: Workshops, seminars
    Beginning: 01.06.2019
    Asien-Pazifik. Translokale Verbindungen und imaginäre Besetzungen
    Submitted by: Redaktion avldigital.de

    Workshop am 1. Juni 2019, University of Tokyo, Komaba, Gebäude 18, 4. Stock, Collaboration Room 3 Der europäisch-amerikanische Asien-Pazifik-Diskurs über das geographische Dreieck zwischen Japan, China und Australien verdankt seine Entstehung...

    Fields of research Literature from Germany, Austria, Switzerland,  East Asian literature,  Postcolonial studies and 1 more
    Created on: 03.05.2019
  20. Category: Academic positions
    Application deadline: 28.02.2018
    Wissenschaftliche Mitarbeiterin/Wissenschaftlicher Mitarbeiter, E 13 50 %, Otto-von-Guericke-Universität Magdeburg, Referenz-Nr. 28/2018
    Submitted by: Redaktion avldigital.de

    Stellenausschreibung mit der Referenz-Nr. 28/2018 An der Otto-von-Guericke-Universität Magdeburg ist –vorbehaltlich der Mittelzuweisung folgende Stelle zu besetzen: Wissenschaftliche Mitarbeiterin/Wissenschaftlicher Mitarbeiter Fakultät...

    Fields of research Postcolonial studies,  Ecocriticism,  Literature and cultural studies and 2 more
    Created on: 12.12.2018
  21. Category: Academic positions
    Application deadline: 29.01.2018
    Akademische Mitarbeiterin/Akademischer Mitarbeiter (75 %), Albert-Ludwigs-Universität Freiburg im Breisgau
    Submitted by: Redaktion avldigital.de

    Am Deutschen Seminar der Albert-Ludwigs-Universität Freiburg im Breisgau ist in der Abteilung Neuere Deutsche Literatur die Stelle eines Akademischen Mitarbeiters/einer Akademischen Mitarbeiterin (75%) zum 01.04.2018 zu besetzen. Die Stelle ist...

    Fields of research Postcolonial studies,  Literature from Germany, Austria, Switzerland
    Created on: 12.12.2018
  22. Category: Academic positions
    Application deadline: 07.09.2017
    Zwei Stellen als wissenschaftliche_r Mitarbeiter_in (13 TV-L, 50 %), Universität Bremen
    Submitted by: Redaktion avldigital.de

    An der UNIVERSITÄT BREMEN ist im Fach Romanistik des Fachbereichs 10, Sprach- und Literaturwissenschaften, in der Arbeitsgruppe von Prof. Dr. Gisela Febel, unter dem Vorbehalt der Stellenfreigabe zum 01.10.2017 und befristet auf 3 Jahre zwei Stellen...

    Fields of research Postcolonial studies,  French literature
    Created on: 12.12.2018
  23. Category: Academic positions
    Application deadline: 07.09.2017
    Wissenschaftliche_r Mitarbeiter_in Frankokaribische Literaturen, Universität Bremen
    Submitted by: Redaktion avldigital.de

    An der UNIVERSITÄT BREMEN ist im Fach Romanistik des Fachbereichs 10, Sprach- und Literaturwissenschaften, in der Arbeitsgruppe von Prof. Dr. Gisela Febel, unter dem Vorbehalt der Stellenfreigabe zum 01.10.2017 und befristet auf 3 Jahre zwei Stellen...

    Fields of research Postcolonial studies,  Ibero-American literature (incl. Caribbean)
    Created on: 12.12.2018
  24. Category: Academic positions
    Application deadline: 21.08.2017
    2 halbe Stellen für Wissenschaftliche/r Mitarbeiter/in im Bereich Literaturwissenschaft Frankreich/Frankophonie (13 TV-L, 50 %), Universität Bremen
    Submitted by: Redaktion avldigital.de

    An der UNIVERSITÄT BREMEN sind im Fach Romanistik des Fachbereichs 10, Sprach- und Literaturwissenschaften, in der Arbeitsgruppe von Prof. Dr. Gisela Febel, unter dem Vorbehalt der Stellenfreigabe zum 01.10.2017 und befristet auf 3 Jahre zwei...

    Fields of research Postcolonial studies,  French literature
    Created on: 12.12.2018
  25. Category: Projects
    Institutions: Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München (LMU)
    Abenteuerdiskurse zwischen Kolonialismus und Nationalsozialismus
    Submitted by: Redaktion avldigital.de

    Ziel des Teilprojekts ist die Rekonstruktion literarischer und nicht-literarischer Abenteuerdiskurse im Deutschen Reich in der Zeit zwischen ca. 1884 (dem Eintritt Deutschlands in die europäische Kolonialpolitik) und der Machtergreifung der...

    Fields of research Postcolonial studies
    Created on: 12.12.2018