The University of Oxford and the University of the Western Cape have announced a call for papers for the conference “Liberation beyond the Nation: Comparisons, Interactions and Methodologies” that will take place at the University of the Western Cape, Cape Town, South Africa, on 12th and 13th April 2019.

Paper proposals are invited that address one or more of the following sub-themes:

  • Comparative analyses.
  • Interactions among liberation movements.
  • The significance of ‘losers’.
  • Cultural production and the senses.
  • Temporalities and legacies.

Please send your paper proposal (max 250 words) by 1st September to

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