7th LIES: Literature in English Symposium
17th April, 2011
”Eyes deep with unfathomable histories”.
The poetics and politics of magic realism today and in the past
We invite scholars interested in literature in English with particular emphasis on Canadian Literature in English to participate in the discussion on various aspects of magic realism, today and in the past.
Our guest of honor is Pauline Melville, an Anglo-Guyanese novelist, poet and actress, winner of the Whitbread First Novel award, and Shortlisted for the Orange Prize for Fiction.
Please email a 250-word abstract and a brief biographical note to the conference secretaries: Krystyna Martyńska at firstname.lastname@example.org and Katarzyna Bronk at email@example.com by January 25, 2011.
Katarzyna Bronk, MA
Department of English Literature and Literary Linguistics
Adam Mickiewicz University
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