Crossroads III - Dead Ends, Delays, and Detours

Inspired by collapsing economies and collapsible disciplines, we wish to examine sites of breakdown in information delivery, speech, logic, reception, expression, representation, and theory. Whether interrupted, stalled, or diverted, processes of signification provide many possible lines of inquiry. Under the guises of strategies of delay, we list deviations from the prescribed, instances of resistance to finalities, attempts to express absence, the many uses of coping strategies and ...

Sponsoring Organization(s) : 
Organization of Graduate Students in Comparative Literature (UMass)
Event type: 
Event
Event date: 
Friday, October 5, 2012 to Sunday, October 7, 2012
Event Location: 
Universtiy of Massachusetts (Amherst, MA 01003-9312)
Abstract due date: 
Thursday, June 21, 2012
Categories: 
Postcolonial
Digital Humanities
Graduate Conference
American
Hispanic & Latino
Comparative
Interdisciplinary
French
British
German
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