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The AILC-ICLA ECARE Committee is pleased to announce that the deadline for the following Early-Career prizes has been extended to 15 May 2022: Best Translation Prize:  This award is for an outstanding translation in the form or an article, chapter, or other short work, published by an early-career scholar in the period between ICLA Congresses.  First Book Subvention:  This […]

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As an association created soon after World War II and dedicated to the peaceful study of the world’s many languages, literatures and cultures, we are devastated at the tragic war in Ukraine. The evident destruction and loss of life, and the hundreds of thousands of people fleeing across borders affect us all – the Ukrainian […]

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The AILC-ICLA highly values participation in its work, including at the Congress, of graduate students and Early Career Researchers in comparative literature and related fields. This work is coordinated by its  ECARE Committee, which is pleased to announce the following deadline extensions to 1 March 2022: Best Translation Prize:  This award is for an outstanding translation in the […]

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The deadline for individual proposal submission for Congress Sessions and Special Sessions, as well as for the Early Career NEXT GEN seminars sponsored by the ICLA ECARE Committee at the XXIII AILC-ICLA Congress, Tbilisi, Georgia, 24-29 July 2022, has been extended to 15 February 2022. For more information on Congress and Special Sessions, please visit the Congress Abstract Submission page. For more […]

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If your university or National Association may be interested in hosting the AILC-ICLA Congress in 2025, please take a look at the information in our  Congress Hosting Guide . Statements of interest stating the name of your university or academic institution (or consortium of universities / institutions), the proposed site of the congress, and a brief proposal should […]

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The XXIII AILC-ICLA Triennial International Congress: “Re-Imagining Literatures of the World: Global and Local, Mainstreams and Margins” will take place in Tbilisi, Georgia (and online) 24-29 July 2022 (not 25-20 July as mistakenly advertised in the Newsletter) Here is a reminder of key deadlines for proposals: Group proposal submission due by: 31 August 2021Acceptance of group sessions announced: 20 September […]

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The AILC-ICLA Newsletter for July 2021 has been distributed. It is also published on our  Recent Newsletters page .

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The ICLA Executive Council has recently approved the following Prizes and Subventions for Doctoral Students and Early Career Researchers: Best Graduate Paper Prize at a Congress of the AILC-ICLA (US $ 250).  This prize will be inaugurated at the XXIII Congress in Tbilisi, Georgia, in July 2022First Book Subvention (up to US $ 1500)Best Translation Prize ($ 1000) For more information […]

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At its June 2021 meeting, the Executive Council took some important decisions. Here are some brief highlights – you will be able to read the full details in the Minutes as soon as they are ready: To offer new Prizes and Subventions for Early Career Researchers   To offer Travel Grants to Early Career Researchers as well as more senior scholars in countries or contexts […]

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The website of the XXIII AILC-ICLA Triennial International Congress: “Re-Imagining Literatures of the World: Global and Local, Mainstreams and Margins”, 24-29 July 2022, Tbilisi, Georgia is now online! The Congress theme will be explored in its great variety through various sub-themes: Words and Images crossing literary and critical borders East and West: Literary and Cultural Paradigms Global […]

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