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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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2017 Contemporary Women’s Writing Essay Prize Announced

  We are delighted to confirm that the 2017 Contemporary Women’s Writing Essay Prize has been awarded to Elisa Serna-Martinez for her essay “‘She scrape she knee’: The Affective Politics of Scars as Agents of Female Caribbean Resistance in Opal … Continue reading

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CFP for Michele Roberts conference

An International Conference Reading Michèle Roberts organised by Department of British Literature and Culture, University of Lodz, Poland 7-8 September 2017   Call for Papers Michèle Roberts is an author who escapes easy classifications, her books being as rich and … Continue reading

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English: Shared Futures, 5-7 July 2017, Newcastle-upon-Tyne

English: Shared Futures, 5-7 July 2017, Newcastle-upon-Tyne   http://www.englishsharedfutures.uk    What is English: Shared Futures? ·         ‘English: Shared Futures’ (E:SF) is a the first time that all the branches of English – literature, language and creative writing – have come … Continue reading

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CFP for Michele Roberts conference

An International Conference Reading Michèle Roberts organised by Department of British Literature and Culture, University of Lodz , Poland 7-8 September 2017 call for papers  Call for Papers Michèle Roberts is an author who escapes easy classifications, her books being … Continue reading

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Angela Carter in 2017

      Angela Carter in 2017 by Heidi Yeandle February 2017 marks the 25th anniversary of Angela Carter’s premature death, and interest in Carter is consequently thriving. The Guardian is holding an Angela Carter Reading Group this month, and the … Continue reading

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