Filipino Literature in Spanish in the Context of Hispanic-Asian Studies

International Symposium organised by the Department of Literature of the University of Antwerp and Université Clermont Auvergne, IHRIM (CNRS)

3-5 December 2018 - University of Antwerp

Admission of proposals until May 30, 2018.

The Symposium that will take place in the city campus of the University of Antwerp, is organized by the Department of Literature of the University of Antwerp, and the Université Clermont Auvergne, with the collaboration of IHRIM (CNRS), Instituto Cervantes, Center of Mexican Studies of the University of Antwerp, and BETA Association of Early Career Doctors in Hispanism. We welcome experts and scholars interested in Philippine literature and culture, and its relation with the other geographic areas and cultures that in one or another form have been in touch with the Philippines, specially as center of the cultural relations between the Spanish speaking areas and the rest of Asia. For more information on specific lines of research approached in this symposium, please see the Call for Papers section.

Scientific Committee

Prof. dr. Rita De Maeseneer (Universiteit Antwerpen, Belgium)

Prof. dr. Axel Gasquet (Université Clermont Auvergne, IHRIM, France)

Prof. dr.  Ignacio López-Calvo (University of California, Merced, US)

Prof. dr. Koichi Hagimoto (Wellesley College, US)

Prof. dr. Florentino Rodao (Universidad Complutense de Madrid, Spain)

Prof. Wystan de la Peña (University of the Philippines,Diliman, Philippines)

Prof. dr. Carles Prado (Universitat Oberta de Catalunya).

Practical information
How to arrive


Rocío Ortuño Casanova Stadscampus, building D
Office D.120
Grote Kauwenberg 18
2000 Antwerpen
Tel. 032654256