2003

The Shakespeare Conference: SHK 14.0231  Friday, 7 February 2003

From:           Richard Burt <This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.>
Date:           Thursday, 06 Feb 2003 18:04:38 -0500
Subject:        Conference on S. Asia

          (They are welcoming papers on Shakespeare and S. Asia.)

                              Call for Papers

 The Journal of South Asian Popular Culture (Routledge) announces its
first
                 US conference in Fairfield University, CT.

                     August 21st to August 23rd, 2003.

                      *Vandana Shiva: Keynote Lecture.

  *Chandra Talpade Mohanty and Kum Kum Bhavnani: Plenary Panel
*Moderator,
                           Gargi Bhattacharayya.

We invite papers with a specific focus on S. Asia and its diasporas on
topics such as:

1. Religion and/as Violence

2. Globalizing Bollywood Culture

3. Transnational Feminisms: Global Politics of gender

4. The Local meets the Global : the Music scene

5. Sites of desire: Visual art and media

6. Periodical culture: Constructing nation through diaspora newspapers

7. Activism, Citizenship, and South Asian presence

And, other topics of interest.

Please submit a 500 word abstract by March 10th, 2003 to the US Editor,
Dr. Gita Rajan. Send abstract to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

All participants will be notified of acceptance by April 15th, 2003.

We will solicit strong conference papers for publication in the Journal.

For more information on the Journal, see
www.tandf.co.uk/journals/titles/14746689html

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