CALL FOR PAPERS ’Ethical Literary Criticism, Comparative Literature, and World Literature’
The 6th Conference of International Association for Ethical Literary Criticism (IAELC)
Venue: University of Tartu, Estonia, from 01-07 October 2016.
Conference website: https://sisu.ut.ee/iaelc2016
The Conference will center on the inter-relations between the fields of Ethical Literary Criticism, Comparative Literature and World Literature. Literary and cultural scholars are especially encouraged to discuss and meditate on different aspects of intersection and coincidence of these fields of research, to find ways for achieving new positive inter-dynamics and synergy in literary criticism, scholarship and teaching of literature worldwide.
Topics of the conference include (but are not limited to):
1. Ethical Literary Criticism: Methodology and Practice; 2. Ethical Literary Criticism and Interdisciplinary Studies; 3. Ethical Literary Criticism and Literary Text Studies; 4. Ethical Literary Criticism and the Ethical Power of Literary Canon; 5. Ethical Literary Criticism and Literary Education; 6. Ethical Literary Criticism and Moral Teaching Function of Literature; 7. Ethical Literary Criticism in the Context of “center”- “periphery”, “self” and “other”, and Trans-national Cultural Dialogue.
Please visit our website (see above) for further information about the conference (plenary speakers, programme and activities, fees, accommodation), how to submit a paper and panel proposal and how to register.
Dr Jüri Talvet Professor in Comparative and European Literature Institute of Cultural Research and Arts of the University of Tartu, Estonia; Chief Editor of Interlitteraria