ACSUS 20th Biennial Conference

The 20th Biennial Conference of the Association for Canadian Studies in the United States (ACSUS) will take place from November 18 to 22, 2009 at Westin Gaslamp, San Diego, California. Call for Papers will be announced in May. Deadline for proposals submission is October 15, 2008. Please visit the ACSUS Website for more information.

Crossing Borders - Issues & Resolutions

Sponsored by the Consulate General of Canada in Seattle, the Pacific Northwest Canadian Studies Consortium, the Canada America Society, the Pacific Northwest Economic Region, and the World Affairs Council and Border Policy Research Institute, this two-day conference focuses on the bi-lateral relationship between the US and Canada. Students are provided with travel funds, two nights accommodation in Seattle, and transportation for the border tour and meals. The conference is held annually in the spring, and applications are due in December. The Spring, 2009 Conference will be held from March 6-7, 2009. The Application Deadline for this conference is December 15th, 2008. Here is a link to the application form and more specific details about the conference.  Application Form

International Conference "Two Canadian Classics, Bonheur d'occasion and Two Solitudes: Taking the Measure of the Intercultural Passage"

Held on September 25th and 26th, 2008 at the Canadian Cultural Centre, Paris, France, this conference explores how two novels, Bonheur d'occasion and Two Solitudes, which have left a profound mark on anglophone and francophone literature in Canada, have been translated and received in other cultures. For more details, please see the ICCS Website.