You are invited to join Morehouse College, Purdue University Calumet, and the University of the West Indies-St. Augustine for the 11th International Conference on Caribbean Literature, to be held in Port of Spain, Trinidad, West Indies, on November 3-6, 2010. Proposals must be received by July 30, 2010.
Papers may be presented (in English, French, or Spanish) on any aspect of Caribbean literature and culture. This year’s ICCL will celebrate the literary vision of Trinidadian Earl Lovelace (on the occasion of his 75th birthday) and commemorate the artistic legacy of the late Honorable Rex Nettleford of Jamaica. Among other signature ICCL activities, the conference will also feature a literary study tour of Trinidad and Tobago.
The site for information regarding keynote speakers, registration, airfare, hotel accommodations will soon be available.
[Many thanks to Michael Bucknor and Mary Ann Gosser for bringing this item to our attention.]
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