See the most recent events organized and supported by AISCLI.

Convocazione Assemblea Soci AISCLI: 2 febbraio 2024 ore 16.30-18.30

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International Symposium “Poetry Across The Lines: Translating Colour, Gender, History/Al di là dei versi: tradurre il colore, il genere, la storia”

Organizzazione: Dipartimento di Filologia, Letteratura e Linguistica dell’Università di Pisa, Dipartimento di Ricerca e Innovazione Umanistica dell’Università di Bari, University of Louisville, AISCLI, Università di Palermo e SBA.

  • 5 and 6 December 2023
  • Università di Pisa
  • Aula Magna, Palazzo Matteucci
  • Streaming link
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Poetry Across the Lines, 5-6 December, University of Pisa

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AISCLI WEBINAR SERIES 2023 . IAN CONRICH: The Aquatic Kiwi Gothic in Film and Literature. Respondent Paola Della Valle

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AISCLI WEBINAR SERIES 2023: Do Muslim Women Need Saving? Su femminismi e Islam. With Francesca Grisot and Francesca Bellino

Francesca Grisot (anthropologist and A2030 Social Innovation Designers President ) will discuss on feminism and Islam with Francesca Bellino (Università L’Orientale, Napoli).

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Amitav Ghosh at the University of Pisa, 15 June 2023, 5 p.m.

Immaginare il futuro. Incontro con Amitav Ghosh. Dialogano con lo scrittore Carla Benedetti e Biancamaria Rizzardi

  • June 15, 2023
  • University of Pisa
  • Aula Magna storica del Palazzo della Sapienza
  • Streaming link
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FRAMING SOUTHS International Conference in Torino

The international conference Framing Souths, organised by the Universities of Turin and Basilicata, will be hosted by the University of Turin on 24-26 May 2023. Please read the programme.

  • 24 May 2023, 9 a.m. - 26 May 2023, 5.30 p.m.
  • University of Torino.
  • Department of Foreign Languages and Literatures.
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Wole Soyinka with Alessandra Di Maio (Sunday 21 May 2023, at 14.45, Salone del Libro di Torino) and Carmen Concilio (Salone Off, Monday 22 May 2023, at 18, Cavallerizza Reale)

Salone del Libro di Torino. Presentation of Nobel Prize Wole Soyinka’s latest book: Cronache dalla terra dei piu felici al mondo, published by La Nave di Teseo, with the translator Alessandra Di Maio (University of Palermo). Soyinka will also present his book with Carmen Concilio (University of Turin) at the Salone Off, on Monday 22 […]

  • Sunday 21 May , 14.45
  • Salone del Libro di Torino
  • Sala Azzurra Pad. 3
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AISCLI WEBINAR SERIES 2023: Italian Diasporas and Indigenous Nations in Canada. With Paolo Frascà and Angela Nardozi

Paolo Frascà and Angela Nardozi (University of Toronto) will discuss on “Italian Diasporas and Indigenous Nations in Canada: Histories/Stories, Questions, Possibilities”. Respondent Anna Mongibello (University of Napoli l’Orientale)

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AISCLI WEBINAR SERIES 2023: Terre di Confine. La Frontera. With Paola Zaccaria and Mara De Chiara

Paola Zaccaria and Mara De Chiara will be talking about the newly published Italian edition of Gloria Anzaldúa‘s seminal work Terre di Confine. La frontera.

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SHAUL BASSI (University Ca’ Foscari, Venice), Turbo Road. Un viaggio letterario in Kenya. Respondent: Alessandra Di Maio (University of Palermo). In the first 2023 AISCLI Webinar  Shaul Bassi (Università Ca’ Foscari, Venice) will present his latest book: Turbo Road. Un viaggio letterario in Kenya (Meltemi Editore). Respondent Alessandra Di Maio (University of Palermo). 

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AISCLI WEBINAR SERIES 2022: Aparajita Hazra

Aparajita Hazra (Professor at Diamond Harbour Women’s University) will give a lecture with the title “Indian Storytelling as Repository of Culture in Tradition and Literature”. Respondent: Mariaconcetta Costantini (University of Chieti-Pescara)

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AISCLI WEBINAR SERIES 2022: Akshya Sakhsena

Akshya Sakhsena (Vanderbilt University) will be our guest in the AISCLI webinar series, on November 10 at 5 p.m. , speaking on the subject of her latest book: Vernacular English: Reading the Anglophone in Postcolonial India (2022). Respondent, Esterino Adami (University of Turin).

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AISCLI WEBINAR SERIES 2022: Sandra Thibodeaux

On July 22nd, at 5:00 p.m. the Australian poet and playwright Sandra Thibodeaux will be our guest speaker in the AISCLI webinar series, on the topic: Mates and Shifting Misogynies in Modern Australia. Respondent Marilena Parlati (University of Padua).

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AISCLI WEBINAR SERIES 2022: Supriya Chaudhuri

On 30 June 2022 Supriya Chaudhuri (Professor Emerita, Jadavpur University, Kolkata) will report on“Modernity, Secularism and the Sacred in Indian Urban Spaces”. Respondent: Alessandro Vescovi (University of Milan)

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AISCLI WEBINAR SERIES 2022: Jaydeep Sarangy

On 9 May 2022, Jaydeep Sarangi (Poet and Principal of New Alipore College, Calcutta) will inaugurate the New AISCLI Webinar Series. He will speak on “Dalit Vision: Movements, Texts andContexts”. Respondent: Alessandra Consolaro, University of Turin.

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9th AISCLI Conference, 17-18 February 2022

In two-days time, we are going to have our biennial Conference. We are thrilled and will be glad to welcome all those interested in listening to such amazingly passionate experts! See you then! The Aiscli Board

  • 17-18 February 2022
  • University of Calabria
  • Rende, Cosenza
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8th AISCLI Conference, 21-22 January 2019

The 8th AISCLI conference will be hosted by the University of Bari on the topic: Postcolonial/Decolonial: Unpacking the Prefix Literatures and Cultures in English and Beyond

  • 21-22 January 2019
  • University of Bari "Aldo Moro"
  • Bari
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