Literature and Ecology Colloquium
Date: Thursday, 26th September 2019 to Saturday, 28th September 2019
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Amazwi South African Museum of Literature is the host of the annual Literature and Ecology Colloquium. The 2019 colloquium will focus on the literary representation of water and water-related issues in our time of ecological crisis, as reflected in contemporary literature from South Africa and abroad.
Papers are invited that explore relationships between humanity and nature, with a particular focus on water as an element crucial to the lives of all living things. Abstracts of no more than 300 words should be sent to Beth Wyrill at firstname.lastname@example.org before 30 June 2019.
Where: Amazwi South African Museum of Literature (NELM), 25a Worcester Street
Tel: 046 622 7042
Thursday 26: 08:00 to 17:00 Papers and discussion
Thursday 26: 18:00 Cocktail Function at Amazwi
Friday 27: 08:00 to 17:00 Papers and discussion
Friday 27: 19:00 Readings and open mic session, Café Devine, 31 New Street
Saturday 28: 09:00 to 15:00 Excursion