Category: Conferences

CFP: Problematic Sympathizing: The Globalectics of Connection through Literature (CACLALS; deadline: 7 Jan. 2019)

We invite paper abstracts for a proposed panel at the conference of the Canadian Association for Commonwealth Literature and Language Studies (CACLALS), for Congress 2019 at UBC, 1-7 June 2018, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. Panel title:Problematic Sympathizing: The Globalectics of Connection through Literature Deadline for Proposals:7 January 2019 […]

CFP: Mordecai Richler contre le monde // Mordecai Richler Against the World, Bilingual Conference, 13-14 June 2019 (Concordia; deadline 15 Jan. 2019)

Université Concordia 13-14 juin 2019 Enfant terrible de Montréal, celui qu’un article de la revue Liberté qualifiait de « parfait salaud » en 1983 est aujourd’hui devenu une figure emblématique du paysage de la métropole québécoise au point d’avoir son gazébo et son portrait sur un des murs […]

CFP: Canadian Climate Narratives: Resilience and Planetary Thinking (ALQL-ALCQ; deadline: 5 Jan. 2019)

Canadian Climate Narratives: Resilience and Planetary Thinking Organised by  Susie O’Brien and Heike Härting Generally understood as a subgenre of science fiction, climate fiction employs climate change as a thematic and narrative framework and is related but not reducible to petro-fiction. In its dominant form, cli-fi generates dystopic and […]