114th Annual Conference - Pasadena, California
Friday, November 11 - Sunday, November 13, 2016

Terrorism, Immigration and the Non-West

Presiding Officer: 
Andrew Long, Keck Graduate Institute

The West is caught in an intractable ideological struggle with ISIS and the Non-West where the stake is liberal consensus and hegemony. With reference to literary and theoretical texts, and visual culture, this panel explores the rise of ISIS and the failure of Western Liberalism as a new feature of postmodern culture and politics.

Status: 
Closed (not accepting submissions)

Associated Sessions

Topic Type: 
Special Session