EASA Conference in Liège, 26-28 January 2017

!! Abstracts deadline extended to 15 May 2016 !! 

Australia-South Asia: Contestations and Remonstrances
(University of Liège, 26-28 January 2017)

This literary and cultural studies conference, to be held at the University of Liège under the auspices of the European Association for Studies of Australia (EASA) and the local post-colonial studies centre CEREP, will seek to draw attention to the multifarious encounters which have occurred between South Asia and Australia from the nineteenth century to modern times. We are particularly interested in papers that tackle aspects of the epistemological differend that may have informed these encounters and their various manifestations, as well as the possibly unsettling impact which specific South Asian perspectives may have had, or still have, on the delineation of an alternative historical narrative for Australia, also in terms of the narrativisation of Aboriginal oppression since European settlement. [. . . ] Abstracts deadline: 15 April May 2016

...Read more in the attached call for papers...

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