Keynote Speakers and Plenaries

Keynote Speaker for Congress 2021:

We are delighted to announce that ACCUTE’s Keynote Address will be delivered by Dr. Michael A. Bucknor, Senior Lecturer and Head of the Department of Literatures in English at the University of the West Indies. He co-edited The Routledge Companion to Anglophone Caribbean Literature (2011) and has published widely in international journals.

Professor Michael A. Bucknor,
Senior Lecturer
(University of the West Indies)


Plenary for Congress 2021:

IF THERE IS ANY JUSTICE

Black and Indigenous Poets in Dialogue

This special plenary presentation will welcome audiences into a space of performance, critical scholarship, and dialogue between a select group of Black and Indigenous poets, as co-coordinated by Dr. Jordan Abel (University of Alberta) and Dr. Karina Vernon (University of Toronto). Details of this exciting event to follow.