We’ve just witnessed the birth of a new advocacy website for the humanities in Canada: http://www.whydoesitmatter.ca/ This blog emerged out of a  TransCanada Institute Think Tank project on emerging scholars, which ACCUTE  blogged about on April 16th: http://accute.ca/2013/04/16/the-76/ And it’s hard to imagine a more timely intervention into […]

Candida Rifkind wins the F.E.L. Priestley Prize

Each year at the Canadian Federation for the Humanities and Social Sciences’ Congress, ACCUTE awards the F.E.L. Priestley Prize for the best essay to appear in the association’s scholarly journal English Studies in Canada (ESC) in the previous year.  The Prize is adjudicated by a jury of three, chaired by a […]