CFP of the Comparative Literature Students’ Tribune

(English follows, see also: https://complittoronto.wordpress.com/2015/06/11/2nd-edition-of-the-tribune/) Invitation à participer à : La tribune des étudiant-e-s en littérature comparée – 2ème édition 30 octobre 2015 Université de Toronto Comparatistes : Affirmez-vous ! La Tribune des étudiant-e-s en littérature comparée est un espace de rencontre permettant aux étudiant-e-s de deuxième et troisième cycles de partager leurs projets de recherche … Read more…

CFP: Graduate Conference: Global Identities in a Digital Age (Toronto, Nov 13, 2015; Deadline: July 30, 2015)

A joint graduate conference by the University of Toronto and the University of Waterloo Date: November 13th, 2015 Location: Hart House, University of Toronto Deadline for abstracts: July 30th, 2015 Keynote speakers: tba As inhabitants of a digital global space, we all form identities that may or may not differ greatly from our non-virtual selves. Informed … Read more…

CfP: “Sur les traits d’union / On Hyphens”

(English follows) Deuxième symposium annuel sur le multiculturalisme et le plurilinguisme au Canada Université d’Ottawa, 20-21 février 2016 Appel à communications Le Département des langues et littératures modernes organise son deuxième symposium annuel à l’occasion de la Journée internationale de la langue maternelle (le 21 février) proclamée par l’UNESCO. Sous le titre « Sur les … Read more…

Lecturer in Comparative Literature and Culture Royal Holloway, University of London

Please see below and feel free to distribute the following opportunity widely: https://jobs.royalholloway.ac.uk/vacancies.aspx?cat=923 http://www.jobs.ac.uk/job/ALG836/lecturer-in-comparative-literature-and-culture/ Lecturer in Comparative Literature and Culture Royal Holloway, University of London – School of Modern Languages, Literatures and Cultures Location: Egham Salary: £40,645 to £48,088 per annum, including London Allowance Hours:Full Time Contract Type:Contract / Temporary Placed on:3rd June 2015 Closes:16th … Read more…

DHSI@Congress Workshops: Saturday May 30th and Sunday May 31st at the University of Ottawa

Are you curious about how the Digital Humanities can support your research, teaching, and dissemination? This email is a quick reminder about the DHSI@Congress, a series of 2.5-hour workshops for scholars, staff, and students interested in a hands-on introduction to DH tools, techniques, and methods. The DHSI@Congress workshops, which run on Saturday May 30th and … Read more…

York Canada Research Chair (Tier 1) in Digital Humanities and Social Justice, deadline 6 July 2015

Canada Research Chair (Tier 1) in Digital Humanities and Social Justice The Faculty of Liberal Arts and Professional Studies seeks to appoint a Tier 1 Canada Research Chair (CRC) in Digital Humanities and Social Justice. The successful candidate will be a senior academic at the level of Professor with an outstanding international reputation as a research leader, … Read more…

CfP: From MemoryLoss to MemoryShift: Rethinking the Discourse of Pathology, September 26, 2015, Toronto

Centre for Memory and Testimony Studies @ Wilfrid Laurier University “Memory(Loss)” Research Group Since the late 1980s, Alzheimer’s disease has been regarded as “a much feared stigmatizing label that carries with it the force of a sentence of social death” (Kontos, 2006). We often hear Alzheimer’s patients talked about as ‘empty shells’; such expressions suggest … Read more…

Three Sessional Instructor Positions, 2015/16 Centre for Global Studies, Huron University College, London, Ontario

The Centre for Global Studies invites applications for the following three Sessional Instructor positions it seeks to fill for the 2015/16 academic year: – Global Cartographies/Chronographies – Global Inequalities – Global Power and Insecurities The teaching load for each of these positions is 3/3, where the Instructor would teach three undergraduate courses in the fall … Read more…