The Callaloo 40th Anniversary Conference is taking place from the 23-26 November 2016 at Pembroke College. The draft programme is available and can be viewed here. Speakers at the invite will include:
Professor Elleke Boehmer (Director of TORCH)
Margo Crawford (Associate Professor of English, Cornell University)
Vievee Francis (Associate Professor of Enlgish, Dartmouth College)
LeRonn Brooks (Assistant Professor of African and African American Studies, Lehmen College, City University of New York)
Dagmawi Woubshet (Associate Professor of English, Cornell University)
John Akomfrah (Artist, Filmmaker)
Anthony Bogues (Asa Messer Professor of Humanities and Critical Theory, Brown University)
Joan Anim-Addo (Professor of Caribbean Literature and Culture, Goldsmiths University of London)
Nicole King (Lecturer in English Literature, University of Reading)
Hortense Spillers (Gertrude Conaway Vanderbilt Professor of English, Vanderbilt University)
Robert Reid-Pharr (Distinguisged Professor of English, City University of New York)
The programme is subject to change.
All the sessions are free and open to the general public.