232 Between and Across Borders

The Many Voices of Europe: Contemporary Literature of Migration
Friday, July 14, 2017: 11:00 AM-12:45 PM
Melville Room (University of Glasgow)
Papers focus on transcultural literary works interested in the interactive and dialogic dynamics between and across borders following mainly three perspectives: the building of memories between-places, the self-distancing, self-estrangement and self-criticism of one’s own cultural identities, and/or acknowledging the transitory, confluential, and mutually transforming nature of cultures.
Nicole Shea
Discussant :
Friederike Eigler
Transterritorialized Literature: Migrant Women Writers in Intercultural Germany
Yolanda Garcia Hernandez, Universidad Autonoma de Madrid