Aligarh Muslim University, Public university in Aligarh, Uttar Pradesh. The 19th International Biennial Symposium on Literature and Culture in the Asia-Pacific Region.
“Literature and the Non-Human: Abrogating the Anthropocene”
November 26-27, 2022
The symposium seeks to holistically engage with climate change, investigate the Anthropocene, and its abrogation through ecocritical theory, the sciences and environmental history. Representation of animals and other non-human agencies in climate change literature will be an important concern for the symposium.
Symposium Themes/ sub-themes:
We invite scholars and researchers to send their abstracts not exceeding 300 words to [email protected] along with a short bio-note by the 10th of October, 2022.
The symposium themes/ sub-themes include, but are not limited to:
- Climate Fiction
- Environmental humanities
- Environmental justice
- Science and Climate change
- Anthropocene & the Post-Anthropocene
- Animal Studies
- Cultural and Literary Ecology
- Environmental History
- Climate change and the Digital
- Oceanic/Archipelago imagination
- Indigeneity and the logic of ‘Development’
Important Dates: Aligarh Muslim University Uttar Pradesh
Deadline for submission of abstract: 10th October, 2022
Notification of acceptance: 20th October, 2022
Registration opens: 1st of November, 2022