LINGUIST List 29.3845

Fri Oct 05 2018

Calls: Ling & Literature/Tunisia

Editor for this issue: Everett Green <>

Date: 02-Oct-2018
From: Nourchen Sadkaoui <>
Subject: Literature Today and Tomorrow
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Full Title: Literature Today and Tomorrow
Short Title: LTT

Date: 19-Apr-2019 - 20-Apr-2019
Location: Tunis, Tunisia
Contact Person: Nourchen Sadkaoui
Meeting Email: < click here to access email >

Linguistic Field(s): Ling & Literature

Call Deadline: 15-Dec-2018

Meeting Description:

University of Tunis
Faculty of Human and Social Sciences
English Department
International Interdisciplinary Conference

Literature today and tomorrow...
19-20 April 2019 - Tunis, Tunisia
Venue: Faculty of Human and Social Sciences of Tunis- Tunisia

This conference proposes to take part in the ongoing debate about the challenges facing literature today and ideally enrich it by discussing the importance of literature in all fields of life and rethinking its role in light of the new requirements and particularities of the era.

Call for Papers:

We invite 300 word-abstracts for twenty minute presentations. Contributions may explore, but are not limited to the following topics:

The death and/or revival of Literature
Literature and education
The use of literature in ELT classrooms
Therapeutic uses of literature (Literary therapy, Drama therapy, Bibliotherapy...)
Literature and culture
Literature and identity
Literary editing and publishing businesses
Literary studies and the job market
Literature and critical thinking
Literature and tolerance
Literature and human values
Literature and reality
Literature and technology
Digital/electronic literature
Performative literature
Literature and screenwriting
Literature and / in social media
The future of literature

Abstracts along with a short biography should be sent to: no later than the 15th of December

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