Thanks to all those who attended, to our contributors and special thanks to Professor John McLeod for making the trip to Manchester to introduce the book.
To tie in with the special topic of our the 2019 PSA Convention, we're delighted to announce that the PSA chapter sampler on Justice is now available for free download. This is part of the exciting new benefits offered by the PSA/Routledge partnership to all current PSA members. Please follow the links below for further details (you must be logged in to access these):*
Please join us for the launch of New Directions in Diaspora Studies: Cultural and Literary Approaches. This essay collection brings together contributions emerging from the PSA’s 2015 convention on Diasporas held at Leicester University.
When: Thursday, October 25 at 6 PM
Where: Manchester Metropolitan University, Business School room 5.03.
Wine and nibbles will be on hand and there will be an introductory talk by Professor John McLeod (University of Leeds).
Copies of the book will also be available to purchase at a highly discounted price.
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New Directions in Diaspora Studies: Cultural and Literary Approaches, edited by Sarah Ilott, Ana Cristina Mendes and Lucinda Newns, has recently been published by Rowman & Littlefield. It brings together contributions emerging from the PSA’s 2015 convention on Diasporas held at Leicester University. A description of the book and some reviews are included below. Please consider ordering a copy for your libraries!
This collection brings together new critical approaches to diaspora studies, branching out to areas such as literary studies, visual culture, and museum studies, ...
Call for Poetry and Fiction
Literary Networks and Digital Media in Contemporary African Literatures
Postcolonial Text, Double Guest Issue 13:3 & 13:4, 2018
We are delighted to announce a call for fiction and poetry to be included in a Double Guest Issue of Postcolonial Text entitled “Literary Networks and Digital Media in Contemporary African Literatures.”
We are looking for unpublished poetry or short fiction (6,000 to 8,000 words) in English or African languages (with an English translation).
Submission Procedure and Calendar:
Texts and poems, along with a ...
The international peer-reviewed journal South Asian Review invites submissions to a special issue revolving around “South Asian Graphic Narratives” for its Winter 2018 issue. Graphic narratives across South Asia’s multiple languages arguably have a long history, from the colonial to the contemporary moment. From comics appearing in colonial publications to the Amar Chitra Katha series and more recent graphic novels published across South Asia, graphic narratives constitute a rich archive as well as medium for examining history, culture, identity, place, pleasure, ...