The English Department of Bishop’s University invites applications from candidates specializing in Victorian and Modern British Literature, for a tenure-stream position at the Assistant Professor rank, to begin July 1st, 2013, subject to final budgetary approval.
Proposal Deadline: Jan 31, 2013 Call for contributors We are currently commissioning contributions to a proposed Companion to American Gothic, to be published in 2015 by a major UK academic publisher as part of a new series of Gothic companions. Proposals for chapters of 5500-6500 words (including notes) […]
Why does ESC get a digital download every 4.7 minutes? It’s the scholarship, the sweep, the suggestiveness, and the swagger. Check out ESC’s new issue, 37, No. 3-4, just out, en route to your mailboxes, and soon appearing in its usual sites on Project Muse. This double issue […]
On November 14h, Gisèle Yasmeen, Vice-President, Research, at SSHRC, posted an article in University Affairs, entitled “Whiter Research Priority Areas?” Yasmeen notes that the Council is now in the process of identifying “nascent areas for enquiry and research” for the future. One such area is “Imagining Canada’s Future,” […]
CONFERENCE CALL FOR PAPERS Straddling Boundaries: Hemispherism, Cultural Identity and IndigeneityThe keynote speakers for this conference will be Claudia Sadowski-Smith, Niigaanwewidam James Sinclair, and Guillermo Verdecchia. Deadline: January 15 2013. The Culture and the Canada-US Border (CCUSB) network invites proposals for 20 minute papers, or full panels, for […]