Posts Tagged: postcolonial

Call for papers: Special Issue on Native American Narratives in a Global Context

Call for Papers: Native American Narratives in a Global Context Special Issue to Appear in Transmotion: An Online Journal of Postmodern Indigenous Studies  Deadline for Abstracts: 1st October 2017 In the contemporary moment, the world has seen an increase in transnational and decolonial activist movements around indigenous rights. Idle No More, Rhodes Must Fall, the BDS movement for a Free Palestine and the Dakota Access Pipeline protests have all garnered international attention and trans-indigenous calls of solidarity. These politics have found their ways to ... Read more

CfP: The Postcolonial and the Material (deadline extended)

The Postcolonial and the Material May 5 – 7, 2016 University of Augsburg, Germany Call for Papers Gesellschaft für Anglophone Postkoloniale Studien (GAPS) Annual Conference CONFIRMED KEYNOTE SPEAKERS: Shoba Venkatesh Ghosh (University of Mumbai) Bhekizizwe Peterson (University of the Witwatersrand) For its 2016 conference, GAPS invites panels and individual papers addressing the relationship between the ‘postcolonial’ and the ‘material’ in anglophone literary studies, cultural studies, media studies, and linguistics as well as from transdisciplinary perspectives. Drawing from and exceeding the notion of the material in material culture studies, the conference ... Read more