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My troubles began many years ago, more precisely when I started studying Comparative Literature. Prior to my studies I had a couple of years as a crazy book hoarder, buying every book I came across which I had hear just the tiniest bit about. 412 more words

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Texas A and M University Assistant Professorship in English

Deadline: December 15

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: “specializing in Black Studies, including but not limited to African American literatures, Africana Studies, Anglophone Caribbean literature, or Afro-Mestizaje. We welcome applications from candidates specializing in any period who can help develop our offerings in Black Studies. 47 more words

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R M Jones (Emeritus Professor) on the three Welsh medieval romances - 'the Lady of the Fountain', 'Peredur' and 'Geraint' - a translation and summary of his introduction to his edition

The Introduction to R M Jones’s 1960 edition of the Romances

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The text chosen by Emeritus Professor R M (Bobi) Jones, at the time of his 1960 edition of the three Welsh romances (classed as part of the Mabinogion), is the Red Book of Hergest.  3,233 more words

Boston University Assistant Professorship in French

Deadline: November 15

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: “To offer courses on Contemporary French and Francophone French and Francophone (particularly Belgian) film, from the 90s to the present, including directors such as Jeunet, Besson, Ozon, Techine, Assayas, Honore, Guiraudie, Denis, Varda, and the Dardenne Brothers. 34 more words

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University of Oregon Postdoctoral Fellowship in English

Deadline: November 15

Length: 2 years

Comments: “Applicants should have a demonstrated pedagogical and scholarly investment in the study of race and ethnicity and should hold a PhD in English, Folklore, Media Studies, American Studies, Ethnic Studies, Cinema Studies, or a related field by June 1, 2018.” “We particularly welcome applications from scholars who are from populations and/or work in fields of study historically underrepresented in the academy and who will enhance the English Department’s existing strengths in the study of African American, Latina/o, Asian American, and Native American and Indigenous Literatures and Cultural Productions. 24 more words

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Siena College Assistant Professorship in English

Deadline: December 1

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: Seeking candidates “working at the intersection of literary studies and women’s, gender, and sexuality studies. Candidates whose research focuses on feminist and queer theory, sexual diversity and social justice, and/or race and ethnicity are particularly encouraged to apply.’ 18 more words

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Texas A and M University Assistant Professorship in Latinx and U.S. Multi-Ethnic Literature

Deadline: November 18

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: “We are seeking a scholar of Latinx literature, broadly defined, of any time period, with the ability to teach U.S. 23 more words

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