SOAS University of London

Centre for Cultural, Literary and Postcolonial Studies (CCLPS)

Reading the World: Challenging Canon Formations


Date: 3 December 2015Time: 10:00 AM

Finishes: 3 December 2015Time: 6:30 PM

Venue: Senate House

Type of Event: Panel Discussion

Co-organised by the Institute of English Studies and CCLPS (SOAS)

Man Booker International Prize jury chair, Marina Warner, will be keynote speaker. Conference panelists will explore the issue of finding ways to give marginalized writers visibility to a globally enlarged readership.  Challenging the role of gatekeepers both in and out of the academy; examining specific examples of silenced voices and arguing for new pathways to inclusion will highlight the day's events.

For programme and online registration, go to the Institute of English Studies web page.


Organiser: Institute of English Studies and CCLPS (SOAS)