Postdoctoral Research Associate – Newcastle University

An exciting opportunity for a two year postdoctoral position has just been announced: 
The School of English Literature, Language and Linguistics is seeking to appoint a postdoctoral Research Associate (full-time for two years) to undertake a project that will expand and enhance the work of postcolonial studies, diasporic and world literatures at Newcastle. The post is funded by the University’s Research Investment Fund and aims to build on the School’s world-leading research in the areas of African-Caribbean, black Atlantic, black British, South Asian and anti-colonial literary/cultural production and builds upon the ongoing international collaboration between Newcastle and New York University: ‘Postcolonial Print Cultures.’ 

For full details, see the job posting at https://www.jobs.ac.uk/job/BOW678/research-associate-postcolonial-diasporic-world-literatures-b178123r

Third Annual Conference: SOAS, January 11-12, 2019

jan 2019 poster

The Postcolonial Print Cultures International Research Network is proud to announce its third conference, “The Form of Ideology and the Ideology of Form: Local Debates, Internationalisms, and Print Cultures Between Decolonisation and the Cold War.” The conference will be held January 11-12, 2019 at SOAS, London. For more information, including participants, abstracts, and the schedule of events, please see the dedicated conference page.

Call for Papers: ACLA 2019

Neelam Srivastava and Emily Sibley are organizing a seminar for the next conference of the American Comparative Literature Association, to be held at Georgetown University, March 7-9, 2019 on the topic of Propaganda and Plagiarism: Postcolonial Print Cultures and Practices of Translation. We’re looking forward to sharing our research with the wider scholarly community, and we encourage network participation. Our CFP is located at the ACLA website, along with instructions on how to apply. Please submit your proposals by September 20th! 

Concept Notes are Live!

As part of our ongoing project to delineate our spheres of scholarly interest and research methodologies, we now offer a series of concept notes. Our first series contains the following topics:

A big thank you to our contributors!