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An der Philologisch-Historischen Fakultät der Universität Augsburg ist an der Juniorprofessur für Neue Englische Literaturen und Kulturwissenschaft (Frau Prof. Dr. Annika McPherson) zum 01.10.2019 eine Qualifikationsstelle für eine/einen Wissenschaftliche Mitarbeiterin/ Wissenschaftlichen Mitarbeiter (m/w/d) im Umfang von 50 v.H. der regelmäßigen Arbeitszeit in einem auf drei Jahre befristeten Beschäftigungsverhältnis zu besetzen. – mehr …

CFP: African American Worldmaking in the Long Nineteenth Century

The University of Potsdam invites applications from early-career scholars interested in presenting work in progress during the symposium " African American Worldmaking in the Long Nineteenth Century" (Oct 11-12, 2019). The CFP is available here.

Postcolonial Narrations 2019 – Call for Papers

This year’s postgraduate forum will take place at the University of Münster, 3-5 October 2019. The topic is "Postcolonial Punctuation/s: Demarcations | Interventions | Transgressions." The call for papers and further information can be found on the forum’s website. The deadline for proposals is 15 July 2019.

First GAPS Teaching Day

The first GAPS Teaching Day will take place at Chemnitz Technical University on 7 Nov 2019. Further information is available here.


The most recent issue of the GAPS newsletter is available and can be downloaded here. For further information about ACOLIT or to browse the ACOLIT archive for back issues please visit the ACOLIT section.

ASNEL/GAPS Papers 22

Volume 22 of our yearbook series, titled Postcolonial Justice, edited by Anke Bartels, Lars Eckstein, Nicole Waller and Dirk Wiemann, has been published. See the table of contents. For an overview of ASNEL/GAPS Papers visit our yearbooks page.

Offener Brief des Vorstands und Beirats der Gesellschaft für Anglophone Postkoloniale Studien zur Aprilausgabe 2016 von Forschung & Lehre

Find the full open letter that responds to the April 2016 "Political Correctness" issue of Forschung & Lehre here.