Members’ News

Dear all,

We’re pleased to have a packed pre-festive season email of members’ news and cfps for you.

Members’ News:
Palgrave’s ‘New Comparisons in World Literature’ series continues to develop an exciting range of world-literary offerings. Check out the latest publications here.

Congratulations to Kate Houlden on her new article ‘
Queering the World or Worlding the Queer? New Readings of Anna Kavan’s Who Are You? (1968)’ just out in Women: A Cultural Review here.

Also, Sorcha Gunne’s essay ‘
Spectacles of Gendered Violence in Nadine Gordimer’s The House Gun has appeared in Narratives of Difference in Globalized Cultures.

Kerstin Oloff’s ‘Marie Vieux Chauvet’s World-Gothic: Commodity Frontiers, “Cheap Natures” and the Monstrous-Feminine’ appears in Latin American Gothic in Literature and Culture, out now.

Calls for Papers:
We’ve seen a host of CFPs come out lately. Do take a look at the two below with deadlines still to come:
Keeping in Touch:
The network offers an international forum for discussion and we are keen to involve a range of scholars, postgraduate students, writers, publishers and activists alike, so please do get in touch to let us know your news. In particular, if you have talks or publications you would like us to promote on social media, do forward the details on to us.

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All the best,

Sorcha and Kate