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21st Conference of the Emerging Scholars Forum of the Association for Canadian Studies in German-Speaking Countries (GKS)

Territory, Tension, and Taboo: Canada in Crisis | Territoire, tension et tabou : le Canada en crise

University of Bremen, 10-11 October 2024

Please find the Call for papers here. / Vous trouverez l’appel à communications ici.


EMERGING SCHOLARS FORUM ACTIVITIES IN GRAINAU 2024

Emerging Scholars Forum I

(Saturday, February 17, 2024 | 15:30–17:00 | Alpspitz)

Chair: Lea Kröner (Freie Universität Berlin)

Johanna Lederer (Katholische Universität Eichstätt-Ingolstatt): Indigenous Futures and Mobilities in the ᐊᖏᕐᕋᒧᑦ / Ruovttu Guvlui / Towards Home Exhibition (Respondent: Geneviève Susemihl)

Anne van der Pas (Freie Universität Berlin): (In)voluntary Enfranchisement as a Means for “Gradual Civilization” (Respondent: Petra Dolata)

Emerging Scholars Forum II

(Sunday, February 18, 2024 | 9:00–10:30 | Zugspitz)

Chair: Nicole Koenigsknecht (Universität Wien)

Yvonne K. Jende (Universität Paderborn): Contemporary Anglophone Memoir between Genre Theory and Publishing Practice

Nadine J. Menghin (Universität Augsburg): Shifts in Perception of Nature in Contemporary Nature Writing in Canada

Isaac Würmann (Freie Universität Berlin): The Golden Boy: Weak Hope at the Heart of the Continent