Announcement: CCL(x)17 – Re-Viewing Comparative Literature: Issues of Scholarship and Publishing in the Contemporary Conjuncture May 27, 2017, Ryerson University

CCL(x)17 – Re-Viewing Comparative Literature: Issues of Scholarship and Publishing in the Contemporary Conjuncture May 27, 2017, Ryerson University Final Schedule 9:30 – Welcome 9:45-11:00 –Canadian and Indigenous Issues Chair Albert Braz (Alberta) – Heather Macfarlane (Queen’s), Cheryl Suzack (University of Toronto), Simon Harel (Université de Montréal) 11:00-11:15 – Coffee 11:15-12:30 – Issues of English … Read more…

Event: Hypochondria and its Discontents Or, the Geriatric Sublime

Please join us, on behalf of the ‘Mourning Sickness’ reading group that convened in Toronto in January-February 2016, for a public lecture on late Kant and the sublime by Professor Rebecca Comay (http://www.philosophy.utoronto.ca/directory/rebecca-comay/). Thursday, March 31st, 4:00pm – 6:00pm Victoria College, Old Building, Chapel (2nd Floor) University of Toronto This space is wheelchair accessible. Light … Read more…

Call for Papers: Culture & Canada-US Border Conference

  CALL FOR PAPERS: Deadline Extended (January 15th 2013) http://www.kent.ac.uk/ccusb/events/algoma.html Straddling Boundaries: Hemispherism, Cultural Identity, and Indigeneity Keynote Speakers: Claudia Sadowski-Smith, Niigaanwewidam James Sinclair, Guillermo Verdecchia  The Culture and the Canada-US Border (CCUSB) network invites proposals for 20 minute papers, or full panels, for its inaugural conference to be held at Algoma University, Sault Ste. … Read more…

Imaginaire contemporain : la banlieue

Colloque international Figura, le Centre de recherche sur le texte et l’imaginaire, UQAM http://figura.uqam.ca/ Observatoire de l’imaginaire contemporain http://oic.uqam.ca/ Université du Québec à Montréal Montréal, 29-30 avril 2013 La banlieue désigne d’abord et avant tout un phénomène d’urbanisation qui a pris de multiples formes en Occident après la Deuxième Guerre mondiale. En Amérique du Nord, … Read more…

AILC/ICLA Congress 2013

XXth ICLA Congress PARIS, July 18–24, 2013 Université Paris-Sorbonne (Paris IV) Comparative Literature as a Critical Approach The list of workshops that have been accepted for the Congress is now online on the Congress website: http://icla-ailc-2013.paris-sorbonne.fr The deadline for all submissions (for Congress sessions as well as for specific workshops) is June 1st 2012. A proposal for … Read more…

CFP: Educating the Imagination: A Conference in Honour of Northrop Frye on the Centenary of His Birth

October 4,5,6, 2012, Victoria University in the University of Toronto Twenty years after his death, Northrop Frye, the author of Fearful Symmetry and Anatomy of Criticism, continues to be one of the most read and the most quoted of literary critics.  His attention to form, specifically to genre and mode, and his understanding of literature as a totality have … Read more…

LE PATRIMOINE LITTÉRAIRE ET CULTUREL LÉGUÉ DANS ET PAR LE LIVRE POUR LA JEUNESSE : ENJEUX ET DÉFIS, D’HIER À AUJOURD’HUI

Appel de communications 7e colloque étudiant du Groupe de recherches et d’études sur le livre au Québec (GRÉLQ) … DES LIVRES POUR « L’AMUSER EN L’INSTRUISANT » (Balzac, Ursule Mirouët) LE PATRIMOINE LITTÉRAIRE ET CULTUREL LÉGUÉ DANS ET PAR LE LIVRE POUR LA JEUNESSE : ENJEUX ET DÉFIS, D’HIER À AUJOURD’HUI Les étudiantes et étudiants du Groupe de recherches et … Read more…