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.
Deni Ellis Béchard, novelist, freelance journalist, photographer, activist, and author, will be one of the Keynote Speakers featured in the 2019 ACQL Conference Program.read more
Sherrill Grace, OC, a UBC University Killam Professor Emerita, will be one of the Keynote Speakers featured in the 2019 ACQL Conference Program.read more
The call for member-organized panels and papers for our annual conference 2019 has been released. Check it out here!read more
Allison Hargreaves is the winner of the 2017 Gabrielle Roy Prize (English section), for her book Violence Against Indigenous Women: Literature, Activism, Resistance.read more
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