“‘Prophet of Dystopia’: Margaret Atwood, Place, and Speculative Fiction” Margaret Atwood Society Panel PAMLA Conference (Pacific Ancient and Modern Language Association) Las Vegas, Nevada, November 12-15, 2020 Drawing inspiration from PAMLA’s 2020 conference theme “City of God, City of Destruction,” this panel will explore the intersections of place, systems of belief, […]
April 1, 2020 Dear Department Chairs and Heads: I am writing to you as the President of the Association of Canadian College and University Teachers of English (ACCUTE) in collaboration with the Canadian Association of Chairs of English (CACE) to make two critical requests in this unprecedented time. […]
March 29, 2020 Dear Honourable Bill Morneau: I am writing you as the President of the Association of Canadian College and University Teachers of English (ACCUTE), a not-for-profit association currently based at the University of New Brunswick. Founded in 1957, ACCUTE promotes the studying and teaching of English language, […]
$150,000 Emergency Relief Fund Established for Canadian Literary Artists (The Writers’ Union of Canada)
Writing organizations and sponsor join together to support authors Toronto, March 30, 2020 – Today the Writers’ Trust of Canada and The Writers’ Union of Canada (TWUC) announced the creation of the Canadian Writers’ Emergency Relief Fund to provide support to professional authors financially affected by the COVID-19 health […]
Statement of Cancellation #ACCUTE2020 @ideas_idees. Big thanks to our Board, our coordinator, our LAC, and all the members who helped guide us in this difficult decision! Excited to still offer our (virtual) plenaries, @EDonoghueWriter and Anthony Stewart!
Thank you for your patience and good will during this unprecedented time. The cancellation of Congress approximately one week ago led the ACCUTE executive and the ACCUTE Board to think carefully about the potential options and alternatives that might be available moving forward for a conference or gathering […]