The Modern Language Association Forum for African Literature to 1990 that will take place in Seattle on 9-12 January 2020 is seeking papers for the following panels:

  • African Literature and the Cold War – examines key texts and debates to show how the Cold War (re)defines African postcolonialism. 250-word abstracts should be sent to dmyoon@nyu.edu.
  • The Global Small Magazine – exploring the participation of small magazines and newspapers in global literary networks pre-1990. 250-word abstracts should be sent to sbsantana@humnet.ucla.edu

Deadline: 15 March.