[skip to content]

Centre for Cultural, Literary and Postcolonial Studies (CCLPS)

News

Currently displaying page 1 of 2

| older »

Three PhD Scholarships on ERC MULOSIGE project

Three 3-year PhD scholarships on the ERC-funded MULOSIGE project

4th April 2016

SOAS scholar explores UK and China relations through Shakespeare and Tang Xianzu

Dr Tian Yuan Tan, Reader in Chinese Studies at SOAS University of London, has co-edited a book that explores cross-culturally the worlds of theatre in the time of William Shakespeare and Tang Xianzu.

10th March 2016

MULOSIGE Project Update March 2016

News from the ERC Multilingual Locals and Significant Geographies research project

7th March 2016

Multilingual Locals and Significant Geographies Post-doctoral positions on ERC MULOSIGE project announced

Two 3-year post-doctoral fellowships on the ERC-funded MULOSIGE project

23rd February 2016

Mind the literary gap: conference to examine absence of non-English literature in the west

SOAS Centre for Cultural Literary and Postcolonial Studies will co-host a conference exploring the absence of non-English literature in the western world. Writer and literary critic Marina Warner, chair of 2015 Man Booker International Prize, will be the keynote speaker.

20th November 2015

Francesca Orsini Francesca Orsini awarded €2.5 million grant to study world literature

Professor Francesca Orsini, Chair of the Centre for Cultural, Literary and Postcolonial Studies (CCLPS), has been awarded an ERC advanced grant of €2.5 million to study world literature from the perspective of multilingual societies.

 

28th October 2015

NSS 2015 2 SOAS tops London institutions for teaching, according to students

Results of the 2015 National Student Survey (NSS), released today, show that students at SOAS, University of London are highly satisfied with ‘Teaching on my course,’ with an above average rating of 89%.

12th August 2015

CCLPS PhD Student Hany Rashwan wins International Society for the History of Rhetoric’s (ISHR) 2014 Research Fellowship

SOAS doctoral student, Hany Rashwan, PhD Cultural Literary and Postcolonial Studies, has been announced as one of just four winners of the International Society for the History of Rhetoric’s (ISHR) 2014 Research Fellowship.

16th January 2015

SOAS student playwright’s production on Olaudah Equiano to cap off Black History Month season at historic National Trust venue

SOAS student Adam Tulloch, BA History, will be directing his original piece entitled Olaudah Equiano, The Enslaved African from 26-29 November at the National Trust’s Sutton House in east London.

4th November 2014

PhD candidate Hany Rashwan presents at the Royal African Society’s annual African literature and book festival, "Africa Writes 2014"

Hany Rashwan will present papers in: The Royal African Society’s annual African literature and book festival, "Africa Writes 2014"; the “14th Conference of the International Society for the Empirical Study of Literature and Media"; in “The Language of Persuasion: Linguistic Approaches to Its Theory and Practice in the Classical World"; and in the workshop of “Ancient Egyptian Language and Texts 6."

26th July 2014

Walls, Barricades, Borders, Gates: Political Negligence and the Twenty-First Century City

Working in conjunction with the Economic and Social Research Council, and Global Uncertainties, the CCLPS will host a workshop of the Citizen Academia Network (CAN) titled, "Walls, Barricades, Borders, Gates: Political Negligence and the Twenty-First Century City" to be held on September 20, 2014 at the Brunei Gallery, SOAS.

26th July 2014

CCLPS Chair, Dr. Karima Laachir and PhD Candidate Nathanael Mannone will attend "Asia and Africa Across Disciplinary and National Lines"

CCLPS Chair, Dr. Karima Laachir and PhD Candidate Nathanael Mannone will attend the Consortium for Asian and Africa Studies’ (CAAS) fifth annual symposium titled, “Asia and Africa Across Disciplinary and National Lines” to be held 3-4 October, 2014 at Columbia University.

26th July 2014

De-Orientalising Orientalist & Ottomanist Discourses of Istanbul’s Space

Sefik Huseyin will deliver the paper, “De-Orientalising Orientalist & Ottomanist Discourses of Istanbul’s Space," at 'Walls, Barricades, Borders, Gates: Political Negligence and the Twenty-First-Century City,' an upcoming Citizen Academia Network (CAN) Workshop to be held in the SOAS Brunei Gallery on 20 September 2014.

25th July 2014

The Second Annual CCLPS Postgraduate Conference, "From the Speech to the Act: Performativity on the Margins"

The Second Annual CCLPS Postgraduate Conference, From the Speech to the Act: Performativity on the Margins held on 13 June 2014 was a resounding success. Selected papers from the conference will be published in an upcoming issue of the SOAS Journal of Postgraduate Research. A podcast of the conference is also forthcoming.

13th June 2014

Currently displaying page 1 of 2

| older »