In the new diary !
University College Cork
22-23 July 2016
CALL FOR PAPERS
Irish Caribbean Connections is an interdisciplinary conference that seeks to explore synergies between Ireland and the Caribbean islands. This event follows the vibrant Caribbean Irish Connections conference held at the University of the West Indies, Barbados, in 2012.
INTRODUCED BY JAHAN RAMAZANI
Lorna Goodison’s keynote is funded by the University College Cork Strategic Research Fund.
We welcome proposals for papers across the range of disciplines, including but not confined to the following areas:
- the performing arts, drama, music, literature, and the visual arts
- cultural studies, postcolonial and transnational studies
- the Black and Green Atlantic
- diaspora, exile, migration, slavery, colonialism
- antislavery movements, revolution
- the Irish in the Caribbean
- travel writing
- Ireland and the Francophone and Hispanophone Caribbean
- history; geography; politics; archaeology; sociology; sociolinguistics; religion
- digital humanities; international digitization projects
Organisers: Lee Jenkins (University College Cork); Melanie Otto…
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