Preliminary Programme

Please note that our work on the new programme is still in progress and that the information on this website will be updated regularly. 

Programme and Speakers

Overview

Week 1: Vienna
Monday, 25 July 2022   Canadian Master Narratives: Critical PerspectivesSherry Simon (Concordia University)
Canadian History in a Transcultural PerspectiveUrsula Lehmkuhl (University of Trier)
Tuesday, 26 July 2022Beyond “Understanding Canada"Doris Eibl (University of Innsbruck)
Alexandra Ganser (University of Vienna)
Ursula Mathis-Moser (University of Innsbruck)
Reading and Q&AMadeleine Thien (City University of New York)
Wednesday, 27 July 2022Indigenous EncountersTracy Bear (McMaster University)
Thursday, 28 July 2022Film and Visual Culture: Journeys through Canadian MediascapesAstrid Fellner (Saarland University)
Jörg Türschmann (University of Vienna)
Friday, 29 July 2022  Canadian Literatures: Deconstructing National Myths

Kirsten Sandrock (University of Göttingen)
Marie Carrière (University of Alberta)


Week 2: Innsbruck and Obergurgl
Monday, 1 August 2022 

Politics and Economics: Canada, the European Union and the Americas

Andreas Maurer (University of Innsbruck)
Reading and Q&ACatherine Mavrikakis (Université de Montréal)
Tuesday, 2 August 2022Language Policies across CanadaCarsten Quell  (Official Languages Centre of Excellence)
Cultural GeographiesLudger Basten (TU Dortmund)
Wednesday, 3 August 2022  Cultural GeographiesLudger Basten (TU Dortmund)
Mountain Studies on SitePearlAnn Reichwein (University of Alberta)
Thursday, 4 August 2022Intersectional Perspectives: Gender, Culture, ClassChantal Maillé (Concordia University)
Teaching Canadian StudiesStefanie Schäfer (University of Vienna)
Friday, 5 August 2022Canada, Where Are you Going, Where Have You Been?David Staines (University of Ottawa)

 The schedule is subject to change.