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5

International Conference: “Over the Horizon: Comparative Perspectives on Literature”

 
 Conference CFP

When:

  05 Jun through 06 Jun 2021

CFP Deadline:

  31 Mar 2021

Where:

  Online Event | United Kingdom

Website URL:

  https://comparativeliterature.lcir.co.uk/?fbclid=IwAR36VrFx6ww2TtAaZ-lRkAtQ4a6wJgtO2xMOvpBaEmIosHYgSLaB_maRwmk

Sponsoring organization:

  London Centre for Interdisciplinary Research

Categories:

  Arts & Humanities - Languages/Literature

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Event description:

As Sarah Lawall stated in her essay, the world-literature perspective is not one, but multiple. By looking at literature comparatively, we can enrich our understanding of the historical and cultural context of the literary works, to look over the horizon of our own tradition and to see how cultures interact. The conference will consider the theory and the practice of comparative literature and will discuss the transformations and travels of literary genres and texts across time and space. It will explore the connections of literature with history, philosophy, politics, and literary theory, and study the intersections of literature with other cultural forms such as film, visual arts, music and media. Topics may include, but are not limited to: World literatures Postcolonial literature History of literature Multilingualism in literature Translations, adaptations, screenings Literature and politics Literature and philosophy Literature and psychoanalysis Literature and music ... Read more

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