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Murray J. Evans (U Winnipeg) has recently published Sublime Coleridge: The Opus Maximum (Palgrave Macmillan) – an entry point, a reader’s guide, and an analysis of a work that has challenged every Coleridge reader and scholar since publication of The Opus Maximus in the early 1820s. Murray Evans introduces […]

The March 21st Federal Budget

“Budget protects learning and research,” claims the Canadian Federation for the Humanities and Social Sciences.  “A bad budget for the future of post-secondary education, research and job training,” says the Canadian Association of University Teachers.  It’s hard not to conclude that institutional self-positioning has at least something to […]

The ACCUTE Congress 2013 conference program!

We’re excited to share the draft schedule for our 2013 conference, scheduled for 1-4 June, in Victoria, BC. This is a draft, not the final version, but we’ll do our best to keep scheduling changes to a minimum. ACCUTE 2013 features some dynamic presenters! We’re especially pleased to welcome […]

English Majors and the Job Market

The findings aren’t surprising, actually.  According to an article in The Toronto Star,  March 15, 2013, graduates from the STEM fields (Science, Technology, Engineering and Medicine) do have an easier time finding work immediately after the degree.  But students from liberal arts programs like English Studies also fare […]

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Renate Eigenbrod, Department of Native Studies at the University of Manitoba, received a 5 year SSHRC Insight Grant on emergent Indigenous writers.  The project title is  “e-kiskakweyahk/we wear it”: postmemory and new memories in literature by Aboriginal authors of the Eighth Generation. In April, Frontenac House Press is […]