L'Association des littératures canadienne et québécoiseThe Association for Canadian and Québec Literatures
Formed in 1975 and in the centenary period that witnessed the ratification of Canadian biculturalism, ACQL has, over the course of 40 years, emerged as Canada’s principal association for showcasing bilingual research in Canadian and Québec literatures. ACQL holds its annual conference the last weekend of May during the Congress of Humanities and Social Sciences.
ACQL’s Executive Board would like to speak on behalf of all its members to express regret for the case of racial profiling that took place on June 2, 2019 at the annual Congress for the Humanities and Social Sciences, hosted by the University of British Columbia. We...read more
Rita Bode and Jean Mitchell are the winners of the Gabrielle Roy Prize 2018 for their edited collection on L.M. Montgomery and the Matter of Nature(s) published by McGill-Queen’s University Press.read more
Adrien Rannaud is the winnter of the Gabrielle Roy Prize 2018 for his book De l’amour et de l’audace. Femmes et roman au Québec dans les années 1930 (Presses de l’Université de Montréal).read more
ACQL is pleased to announce that the 2019 Barbara Godard Prize was awarded to Charlotte Comtois for her paper “Chroniques de l’intranquillité: lieux et précarité dans Le jeu de la musique de Stéfanie Clermont”.read more
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