Ode to Saint Martin/Sint Maarten: Addressing the Longing to Belong in a Multicultural Milieu,”
Pond island:— From November 2nd- 4th, the University of St. Martin (USM) will host in collaboration with the Morehouse College, the International Conference on Caribbean Literature, a renowned academic forum, aimed at critically presenting and discussing the literature and the culture of the Caribbean region and St. Maarten in particular.
The theme this year is: “Ode to Saint Martin/Sint Maarten: Addressing the Longing to Belong in a Multicultural Milieu,” in particular as well as to Caribbean literature and culture more generally.
President of USM Dr. Francio Guadeloupe, Dean of Academics Ms. Geneve Philip, and the ICCL 2016 Organizing Committee invites all from the artistic and academic community of St Martin/St. Maarten to submit individual and panel proposals and abstracts of no more than 250-words sent as .pdf or .docx files to Dr. Melvin Rahming. Deadline: Friday July 1st 2016.
Papers may be delivered in English, Spanish, French, Dutch, or Papiamento. At the time of submission, presenters should note whether they will require A/V equipment. For updates, please check the conference website: www.icclconference.org
Source: St. Martin News Network
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