XV BCLA Triennial International Conference 2020

The British Comparative Literature Association organises a triennial international conference series.  The next conference will be held at Queen’s University, Belfast, 15 – 17 September 2020, and the theme is Randomness.

The full call for papers and further details on the conference theme can be downloaded here:
BCLA Triennial Conference Randomness CfP.

Further information on conference organisation, registration, location and programme is now available on the conference website, Randomness2020.

Submit Your Proposals

Please submit proposals for panels by 15 November 2019 and proposals for papers by 15 December 2019.
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BCLA Triennial International Conference 2020

Keynote speakers

The keynote lectures and a selection of presented papers will be published in a special double issue of Comparative Critical Studies.

Professor Mads Rosendahl Thomsen

Aarhus University

“The Values of Imperfection”

Professor Kylie Crane

Potsdam University

“Decay, Ruin and Other (Un)becomings: Random Readings"

Professor Peter Arnds

Trinity College Dublin

“The Lost Art of Happenstance: Randomness in Travel Literature”

Professor Maghiel van Crevel

Leiden University

“No One in Control?”
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