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CfP Emma Donoghue Symposium: Reminder

This year Brighton’s Big Read <http://arts.brighton.ac.uk/projects/the-big-read/2017-emma-donoghue> welcomes author Emma Donoghue to read from her novel Room, shortlisted for the Man Booker Prize in 2010. To coincide with this event Brighton’s C21 Research is holding a one-day symposium on Donoghue’s work … Continue reading

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Contemporary Women’s Writing Essay Prize

Contemporary Women’s Writing Essay Prize CWW Essay Prize 2018 The journal of Contemporary Women’s Writing (Oxford University Press) is delighted to announce the launch of the 2018 Essay Prize.  The Contemporary Women’s Writing Essay Prize aims to encourage new scholarship … Continue reading

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CALL FOR ABSTRACTS (Edited Collection): Legacies and Lifespans

 CALL FOR ABSTRACTS (Edited Collection): Legacies and Lifespans A new book edited by Gina Wisker, Heidi Yeandle and Leanne Bibby collection based on that of our 10th anniversary conference in 2015, Legacies and Lifespans: Contemporary Women’s Writing in the Twenty-First … Continue reading

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Could you be our new Conference Officer? Opportunity to Join the CWWA Executive Committee in 2017

    Dear all,   There is another opportunity to join the CWWA executive committee in 2017. We warmly invite interested members to stand for election as our Conference Officer. According to the constitution, any member of the CWWA can … Continue reading

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Dementia and Cultural Narrative Symposium

  Dementia and Cultural Narratives Symposium University of Aston, UK, 7-8 December 2017 dementia symposium 2017 cfp This symposium will explore the growing body of cultural representations of dementia. We invite papers that analyse not only how forms of dementia … Continue reading

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Opportunities to Join the CWWA Executive Committee – Call for Intentions to Stand for Election

  Dear all, There are two opportunities to join the CWWA executive committee in 2017. We warmly invite interested members to stand for election to the following roles: Secretary Treasurer According to the constitution, any member of the CWWA can … Continue reading

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CWWA Newsletter April 2017

  The First issue of CWWA Newsletter is now available! Click to take a look. CWWnewsletterApril17_Issue 1  

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Call for Book Proposals

  Call for Proposals: Gylphi Contemporary Writers: Critical Essays. Series Editor: Dr Sarah Dillon (University of Cambridge)      Gylphi Contemporary Writers: Critical Essays presents a new approach to the academic study of living authors. The titles in this Series … Continue reading

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Call for Monograph Proposals – I. B. Taur

  We invite proposals for monographs to be included in this new library for I.B.Tauris.   The library is located within the visual culture list at I.B. Tauris, but has a number of clear links with other series and areas … Continue reading

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Invitation to the CWWA AGM – Friday 7 July 2017

  Dear CWWA members   I am delighted to confirm that our 2017 AGM will take place at 3.30pm on Friday 7 July at theShared Futures conference in Newcastle, UK (venue TBC).   Our annual AGM is a valuable opportunity … Continue reading

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