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CONFERENCE. “Francophone Postcolonial Studies in the 21st Century”

          Francophone Postcolonial Studies in the 21st Century Friday 18 & Saturday 19 November 2016   Society for Francophone Postcolonial Studies, in association with Liverpool University Press   Institute of Modern Languages Research, University of London, Senate House, Malet Street, London WC1E 7HU     Keynote speakers: Nicholas Harrison and Louise Hardwick   Friday 18 November 2016 9.30-10:15           Registration, Coffee/Tea 10.15-10.30        Welcome Address: Charlotte Baker (SFPS President)      10.30-12.00        Panel 1: Parallel Sessions   Panel 1a: Neocolonial Interventions François Robinet (Université de Versailles Saint-Quentin-en-Yvelines), ‘Mali, Côte d’Ivoire, Centrafrique: quelle(s) critique(s) des interventions françaises en Afrique au début du XXIème siècle ?’ Sophie Watt (University of Sheffield), ‘French “Humanitarian” Interventions: Haiti, Mali, Central African Republic: Towards a Definition of “Neo-imperialism” within a Francophone Context’ Oana Panaité (Indiana University-Bloomington), ‘Paracolonial Aesthetics or the Long Memory of Colonialism’   Panel 1b: Urban Space Marion Tricoire (Emory University), ‘Urbains, Postcoloniaux, Textuels: Les Bars Littéraires de Patrice Nganang et Alain Mabanckou’ Nadia Kiwan (University of Aberdeen), ‘“Kidnapping Culture”: Complexity, co-existence and urban space in the work of street artist Combo’ Rania Said (State University of New York, Binghamton), ‘-Z-: Flamingoes, Francophonie and the Arts of Urban Dissent in Tunisia’   12.00-2.00           Lunch/AGM   2.00-3.30              […]

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