THE 10TH GRADUATE STUDENT CONFERENCE OF THE ASSOCIATION FOR CANADIAN STUDIES IN GERMAN-SPEAKING COUNTRIES
4 - 6 JULY 2013 AT THE UNIVERSITY OF TRIER, Germany
From July 4-6, 2013, the 10th annual conference of the Young Scholars' Forum will take place at the University of Trier, Germany. Since its initiation in 2004, the graduate conference has been a useful forum for students, doctoral students, and post-docs enabling them to present their current research projects.
The Trier conference is entitled "Understanding Canada" and aims at exploring issues about and of Canada from different perspectives and disciplines – whether in literary studies, linguistics, history, geography, media and film studies, philosophy, sociology or political science.
Papers may deal with, but are not restricted to, the following topics:
• Perception and Self-perception
• Understanding each other in Canada: Canadian Bilingualism
• Understanding Canada: the Immigrant Perspective
• The First Nations and Canada
• Aspects of Canadian French or Canadian English
The Young Scholars' Forum invites abstracts for papers from all fields of Canadian Studies. Presentations may be held in English, French or German.
The deadline is January 15, 2013. Please send 250-word abstracts for 20-minute papers and a short biographical note via email to .
If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact us.
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