Congress 2016 keynote and pictures now online

For all those who were unable to attend this year’s CCLA Congress program, a video of the keynote and images from events are now available online under “Past Congresses”: http://complit.ca/congres-2/congres/. Also you have pictures you would liked added to the collection, or anything else you think should be in our online archives, please send them to our … Read more…

Esther Cheung Award 2015

This year, the CCLA Executive introduced the Esther Cheung Award for the best Graduate Student paper on the annual program. All graduate students, underemployed and early career (non-tenure-track) academics who presented papers at our 2015 meeting in Ottawa were encouraged to apply. We are delighted to announce that the inaugural winner of the award is … Read more…

CfP Panel @ Congress 2016: Print, Public Readership, and Alternative Literary Modernities

Along with the progress of the European Industrial Revolution in the 19th century, literature was commercialized and extensively printed for common readers, popular fiction expanded, and public readership developed all as markers of literary modernity. However, the European literary modernity is not the sole instance of print enculturation and communal readership. For instance, print and … Read more…

CFP: Society for Textual Scholarship Conference at Carleton

CALL FOR PAPERS The Society for Textual Scholarship International Interdisciplinary Conference April 14-16, 2016 Carleton University, Ottawa, Canada “Textual Ecologies” Program Chairs: Sarah Brouillette and Travis DeCook, Carleton University Deadline for Proposals: November 15, 2015 ======================================================= KEYNOTE SPEAKERS DEIDRE SHAUNA LYNCH, Harvard U RASHMI SADANA, George Mason U YUNG-HSING WU, U of Louisiana, Lafayette ======================================================= … Read more…

CFP “Appetites: Discourses of Consumption”

20th Annual CLIFF Conference March 10-12, 2016 Department of Comparative Literature University of Michigan, Ann Arbor Keynote: “A Tale of Deliveries” Rey Chow, Duke University Thursday, March 10, 2015 at 5:00pm Submission Deadline: Dec 1, 2015 Over the past twenty years, the rise of food studies has brought the culinary to the attention of academics, … Read more…

XIV BCES Conference 2016

The XIV Annual International Conference of the Bulgarian Comparative Education Society (BCES) will be held in Sofia, Bulgaria, 14 – 17 June 2016. Founded in 1991, the Bulgarian Comparative Education Society celebrates its 25th anniversary in 2016. You are invited to join the wonderful international community our conferences have so far created and celebrate with us. This is … Read more…

452ºF CFP: Cinco años después del 15M, narrativas de la crisis económica y política

Call for Papers #15 Five years after Spain’s 15-M: Narratives of the Economic and Political Crisis On July 31st 2015, we start the CFP for the fifteenth issue of 452°F. Journal of Literary Theory and Comparative Literature, to be published on July 31st 2016. This CFP is open and addressed to anyone who wishes to contribute and who … Read more…

TT hire in Media and Sexuality Studies, McGill University

The Institute for Gender, Sexuality, and Feminist Studies and the Department of Art History and Communication Studies at McGill University in Montreal, Canada invite applications for a joint-appointed, tenure track assistant professor position in Media and Sexuality Studies. Candidates must demonstrate outstanding research potential and publication records, substantial and relevant teaching experience or potential, and a … Read more…