This is the seventeenth of the series of 2-day conferences organized by the Department of Foreign Language Education, Middle East Technical University, Ankara, on BRITISH NOVELISTS. This year the conference theme is Hanif Kureishi and his fiction, and his other critical and creative work; and we are seeking paper proposals that aim interdisciplinary and innovative investigations of his works. By encouraging submissions from a broad variety of disciplines, theoretical perspectives and genres, including but not limited to, post-colonialism, feminism, sexuality, gender, literature, philosophy, performance, cultural studies, and media studies, we seek to provide an interdisciplinary forum for scholars and participants from different backgrounds and to encourage dialogue between them. Proposals using any methodology by established academics, as well as by young scholars and graduate students are welcomed. We also encourage performance submissions.
Proposals for 20-minute papers (about 200 words) should be sent by 30 September 2009.
Assist. Prof. Dr. Nurten Birlik
Department of Foreign Language Education,
Faculty of Education
Phone : +90 (312) 210 64 92
Fax : +90 (312) 210 79 69
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