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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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CALL FOR PAPERS! CONVENTION AND REVOLUTION “Life writing by women in the 1800s and 1900s: archives, critiques and methods”

CONVENTION AND REVOLUTION Life writing by women in the 1800s and 1900s: archives, critiques and methods 29 November -1 December 2017 Warsaw, Poland deadline for submissions: April 30, 2017   CONVENTION AND REVOLUTION – call for papers CONFERENCE REGISTRATION FORM_1 … Continue reading

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CALL FOR PAPERS! The Literary Encyclopedia is seeking articles in the field of Post-1945 Women’s Writing

The Literary Encyclopedia is seeking articles in the field of Post-1945 Women’s Writing. Please see the full CFP for details:  https://www.litencyc.com/php/scribd_document.php?id=3  CFP DOWNLOAD CALL FOR PAPERS – ANGLOPHONE AFRICAN WRITING AND CULTURE The Literary Encyclopedia at www.litencyc.com is looking for qualified … Continue reading

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CWWA Members

Membership Renewal Form  Dear Members, The CWWA Executive Committee would like to thank you for renewing your membership for 2017 and your continued support. Please note, there is no automatic renewal via PayPal this year. If you haven’t renewed for … Continue reading

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deadline approaching! CALL FOR PAPERS! ‘Contemporary Women’s Writing: Apocalyptic Narratives’

deadline approaching! by Sunday 15 January 2017  An open call for contributions to the following panel session, to take place at the  conference (Newcastle Upon Tyne, 5-7 July 2017):  ‘Contemporary Women’s Writing: Apocalyptic Narratives’ Session Chair: Fiona Tolan The contemporary … Continue reading

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CALL FOR PAPERS! ‘Contemporary Women’s Writing: Archiving for the Future’

by Sunday 15 January 2017 This is an open call for papers for a pre-constituted panel at the English: Shared Futures conference which will take place in Newcastle Upon Tyne, UK, 5th-7th July 2017.  Contemporary Women’s Writings: Archiving for the … Continue reading

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