Negotiating Waters: Seas, Oceans and Passageways in the Colonial and Postcolonial Anglophone World

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ILCEA 4 – University of Grenoble Alpes & Memorial University of Newfoundland (MUN) February 15th and 16th, 2018 In close collaboration with Memorial University of Newfoundland (Canada), the University of Grenoble Alpes is organizing an international conference on February 15-16, 2018 on seas and oceans in the Colonial and Postcolonial World. This conference seeks to […]

Recoding World Literature: Libraries, Print Culture, and Germany’s Pact with Books.

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Mahapatra 1 Aruni Mahapatra Review: Mani, B. Venkat. Recoding World Literature: Libraries, Print Culture, and Germany’s Pact with Books. Fordham University Press, 2017. 
 The story of ‘world literature’ is a German story. Since the early decades of the nineteenth century, German men have found a range of reasons to argue whether reading literature from […]

The Debate on Postcolonial Theory and the Specter of Capital

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Forthcoming in Society for Contemporary Thought and the Islamicate World (SCTIW) Review, Fall 2017. Rosie Warren, The Debate on Postcolonial Theory and the Specter of Capital, Verso Books, 2016, 304 pp., $20.96 (ppk), ISBN 9781784786953 The book jacket of Rosie Warren’s edited volume advertises the book her work focuses on, Vivek Chibber’s Postcolonial Theory and […]

Call for articles for a special issue of Open Library of Humanities: Postcolonial Perspectives in Game Studies

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Since the first key publications in the nineties on videogames research in Humanities and Social Sciences contexts, the field of Game Studies has become an established platform for discussion and debate on how games contribute to our cultural, social and aesthetic experiences. Game Studies has, consequently, also taken up debates on diversity and inclusion, time […]

Religion and Racism – Intercultural Perspectives

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CALL FOR PAPERS for the topical issue of Open Theology journal RELIGION AND RACISM – INTERCULTURAL PERSPECTIVES (second call) Open Theology (http://www.degruyter.com/view/j/opth) invites submissions for the topical issue ‘Religion and Racism – Intercultural Perspectives,’ under the general editorship of Dr. Daniel White Hodge (North Park University). The area of religion and racism presents a dearth […]