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January 5, 2011

CFP: Women from the Maghreb

Journal: Dalhousie French studies
Submission deadline for abstracts: February 1, 2011

Description: "Our aim is to study representations of Maghrebian women and the multiple aspects of their lives through literary or artistic productions. To this end, this issue calls for studies of novels, short stories, poems, music, art, film and the media, by both female and male writers—established or lesser known, francophone or other. Contributions will seek to analyze the economic, social, juridical and political contexts underpinning, or at times contradicting cultural representations of women and their creative works. ...

Areas of interest could include but are not limited to:
· Gender relations, law and religion
· Trauma and systemic violence

More information: Call for Papers website.