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CFP: International Comparative Literature Association

The 22nd General Congress of the International Comparative Literature Association will be held from July 29 to August 2, 2019 at the University of Macau.

The theme this year is: Literature of the World and the Future of Comparative Literature with the following sub-themes:

1. Conversations across Differences

2. Diverse Languages of Comparison

3. Literary, Cultural, and Temporal (Un)Translatability

4. The Multiple Histories of Comparative Literature

5. Canons, Genres, and Media

6. Interdisciplinarity in Comparative Literature

7. Theorizing the Literary across Cultures

8. World Literature and China

9. Global Humanities from an Eastern Perspective

10. Internationalization of Chinese Literary Studies

11. Immigrant Literature

12. Circulation of Information in East Asia: Journalism, Fiction, and Electronic Textuality

13. The “Sinophone” as a Counterdiscourse

14. Memoir Literature in East Asia in the Modern Period

15. The Obsession With International Literary Prizes: For Whom Is the Reward Important?

For more information on the Congress and to register, please visit this link:

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