Thus, under the abovementioned theoretical paradigms, we invite all interested scholars to propose contributions around the following,

Thematic axes

  • Geopoetics and geocriticism: issues of transdisciplinarity
  • Spatial turn and the new literary territories
  • Liminalities and transfrontiers
  • Geopoetics and the perception of space through literature
  • Geopoetics: fiction and referentiality
  • Geopoetics: topophilia and topophobia
  • Geopoetics: space and transculturalities

Presentations and Submissions

Presentations should not exceed 20 minutes. Submissions should include: name of author/s (including university affiliations), original title of presentation, an abstract of 200-300 words, and a brief biographical note of up to 200 words per author.


Portuguese, Spanish, French and English.


31 January 2017: deadline for paper proposals
28 February 2017: deadline for notification of acceptance by the organizing committee
early registration: 6th march to 6th april 2017
2nd fase: from 7th april to 8th may
1 June 2017: publication of conference programme

Proposals should be to: