Special issue of English Studies in Africa that will focus on African street literature is open for submissions of abstracts (max 300 words) for papers focusing on:

– formal developments in new African writing or performance poetry/drama;

– the reception and publishing of digital literature in and from Africa;

– alternative print forms (pamphlets, chap books and other ephemera);

– multi-modal literatures and/or literary adaptations; and,

– methodological questions concerning interpretation and selection of these ephemeral materials.

Please submit the abstracts to ashleigh.harris@engelska.uu.se and nicklas.hallen@engelska.uu.se by no later than 15 December 2017.

https://africainwords.com/2017/11/08/cfp-african-street-literatures-abstracts-deadline-15-dec-2017/