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GAPS Summer School 2017 "Performing Postcolonialisms"
– registration deadline extended to 18 August


The organisers of the 13th GAPS Summer School 2017 are calling for applications. The Summer School takes place from 4-8 September 2017 at Goethe-University Frankfurt and is titled "Performing Postcolonialisms". For further information please click here.


Postgraduate Conference "Postcolonial Narrations"

The fifth conference of the postgraduate forum "Postcolonial Narrations" will take place from 5-7 October at the University of Erfurt under the title "Memory and Media: The Making of Postcolonial Histories".

For the CfP (deadline 30 June 2017) please click here. For further information please see the PGF "Postcolonial Narrations" website.


Offener Brief des Vorstands und Beirats der Gesellschaft für Anglophone Postkoloniale Studien zur Aprilausgabe 2016 von Forschung & Lehre

Find the full open letter that has been written in reaction to the April 2016 "Political Correctness"-issue of Forschung & Lehre here.


Call for Manuscripts for a special issue of Postcolonial Text

The guest editor for the December 2017 special issue of Postcolonial Text, Prof. Dr. Cecile Sandten (Chemnitz University of Technology, Germany), invites manuscripts pertaining to the topic of "'Refugees': Representing Refugees and Asylees – Narrating Refuge and Sanctuary". For further information, please see the call here.


Conference "India@70"

The Institute of Asia and Pacific Studies and the School of Cultures, Languages and Area Studies at the University of Nottingham invite paper submissions for a one-day multidisciplinary conference, India@70, to be held on 21 September 2017 at UoN's University Park campus. For more information please see the CfP or the conference website.


Conference "Encounters with difference" – Call for Papers

The conference on travel writing and gender titled "Encounters with difference " will take place at Freie Universität Berlin from 27-28 October 2017. The cfp, which will close on 15 June 2017, can be found here.


DRV Summer School "The Self and the Other: Afro-Diasporic Literatures and Questions of Migration, Identity, and Colonial Stereotypes" – Call for Participation

The upcoming summer school entitled "The Self and the Other: Afro-Diasporic Literatures and Questions of Migration, Identity, and Colonial Stereotypes" will take place at the University of Würzburg from 18-23 September 2017.
The summer school is open for graduate students, post-graduate students, and M.A. students of English and Romance Literature and Cultural Studies. The deadline for applications is 31 May 2017. For more information please see the call for participation.


Call for Papers for the Interdisciplinary Australian Studies workshop
"Mabo's Cultural Legacy: The Mabo Decision, 25 Years On"


The interdisciplinary Australian Studies workshop "Mabo's Cultural Legacy: The Mabo Decision, 25 Years On" will take place at the University of Stuttgart, Germany, 16-18 November 2017. It is organized by Geoff Rodoreda, University of Stuttgart in collaboration with Eva Bischoff, Trier University and supported by the Association for Australian Studies / Gesellschaft für Australienstudien. For further information please see the CfP.


Conference "The Poetics and Politics of Identity"
– Call for Papers


The 3rd international conference titled "The Poetics and Politics of Identity" organised by the Tunisian Association for English Language Studies (TAELS) will take place at the Vincci-Marillia Hotel in Hammamet, Tunisia from 24-25 November 2017. For more information please visit the TAELS website see the call for papers.


Conference "Critical Negotiations in Black British Literature and the Arts"
– Call for Papers


The conference "On Whose Terms?: Ten Years On... (Critical Negotiations in Black British Literature and the Arts)" will take place at Goldsmiths, University of London, UK from 22-23 March 2018. For more information please see the call for papers.


current yearbook

Re-Inventing the Postcolonial (in the) Metropolis
Cecile Sandten & Annika Bauer (eds.) Brill 2016
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