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3-Day International Conference

3-Day International Conference: September-October 2012 organized by Department of English, PatnaUniversity & Indian Society for Commonwealth Studies Venue: PatnaUniversity, Patna Tentative Dates: 29 September-1 October 2012
Theme:  Commonwealth Literature: New Dimensions    New Literatures, being produced in India, Pakistan, Sri Lanka, Africa, Canada and Australia are both varied and rich. The three-day conference will take stock of contemporary Commonwealth writing and critically assess its contribution to the world literature. As the conference is interdisciplinary and comparative in its import, papers are welcome from sister disciplines/ departments on themes having a close bearing on the following sub-themes:
(a) Indian Diasporic Writing (b) Women’s Writing (c) Adivasi and Aboriginal Writings (d) Protest in African & African-American Literatures (e) Literatures of the Indian Subcontinent
Papers are welcome on any of the sub-themes of the conference. The list of the themes is only illu…