Ahmed Idrissi Alami deposited CFPs: MLA 2021, CLCS Global Arab and Arab American in the group CLCS Mediterranean on MLA Commons 1 year, 4 months ago
Considers theoretical and political questions raised by the model of “trans-indigeneity” paying attention to indigenous mythologies, histories of settler colonialism, and questions of comparison, translation, resistance, language, and appropriation. 300-word abstract and short bio.
Deadline for submissions: Friday, 20 March 2020
Ahmed Idrissi Alami, Purdue U (email@example.com ) Neville W. Hoad, The University of Texas at Austin (firstname.lastname@example.org )
The Persistence of Palestine
Beyond its national and all-too-human struggle, how and why has Palestine, as an idea and a question, persisted and become a defining ethos of/within the Humanities today? 300-word abstract, short bio
Deadline for submissions: Sunday, 22 March 2020
Ala A. Alryyes, Queens C, CUNY (email@example.com )
Beyond Arab Dystopia: Hope in the Humanities
Against notion of “inḥiṭāṭ”, articulations and negotiations of classical Arabic-Islamic images, discourses, practices of pluralism, tolerance, multiculturalism, multilingualism, translation as sites of a new humanism. 300-word abstract, bio.
Deadline for submissions: Wednesday, 25 March 2020
Rasha Chatta, SOAS, U of London (firstname.lastname@example.org )