Cape Town Conference

 Dear  Yoko,
 We would appreciate it were you able to publicise our forthcoming conference, “Outposts of Progress: Joseph Conrad, Modernism, and (Post) colonialism” on the website of the Japanese Conrad group. The conference will be held in Cape Town, South Africa, from the 5th to the 10th December 2011.

 Proposals for papers (maximum 30-minute delivery) should be sent to arrive no later than 31st March, 2011, to Professor Gail Fincham at the University of Cape Town ( Proposals should be 200–300 words long. Participants will be informed whether their proposal has been accepted within a month of submission. We plan to provide details of invited plenary speakers, the proposed academic programme, and the entertainment / excursion programme by April 2011. Please note that an earlier deadline for proposals for papers of March 1st has now been extended to the end of

 With best wishes,

  Gail Fincham (University of Cape Town)

  Jeremy Hawthorn (Norwegian University of Science and Technology)
  Jakob Lothe (University of Oslo)

  Jeremy Hawthorn  Starrmyra 99
  7091 Tiller

 phone: + 47 73 596787 (work)