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GAPS Graduate Award 2019 - Call for Nominations

Outstanding graduate theses can be nominated for the next GAPS Graduate Award. Visit the Graduate Awards site for further information.


The most recent issue of the GAPS newsletter is available and can be downloaded here. For further information about ACOLIT or to browse the ACOLIT archive for back issues please visit the ACOLIT section.

In Memoriam: Geoffrey V. Davis

Prof. Dr. Geoffrey V. Davis, founding member of GNEL/ASNEL and co-editor of Cross/Cultures: Readings in Post/Colonial Literatures and Cultures in English, passed away in November 2018. We are extremely saddened by this already acutely felt loss and are sending heartfelt condolences to all of Geoff's family, friends and colleagues. The current issue of ACOLIT (p. 2-3) features obituaries by his colleagues and students.

Joint Annual Conference of GAPS and IACPL

The joint annual conference of GAPS and IACPL "Postcolonial Oceans – Contradictions and Heterogeneities in the Epistemes of Salt Water" will take place 30 May-2 June 2019 at University of Bremen.

ASNEL Papers 22

ASNEL Papers 22 titled Postcolonial Justice, edited by Anke Bartels, Lars Eckstein, Nicole Waller and Dirk Wiemann, has been published. See the table of contents. For an overview of ASNEL Papers visit yearbooks.

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.

current yearbook

Postcolonial Justice
Anke Bartels, Lars Eckstein, Nicole Waller & Dirk Wiemann (eds.)
Brill Rodopi, 2017
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