Past events

  • The Canadian Writing Research Collaboratory (CWRC) celebrated its project launch on September 29th, 2011 at Alumni House at the University of Alberta.

    CWRC Launch

    The Canadian Writing Research Collaboratory (CWRC) celebrated its project launch on September 29th, 2011 at Alumni House at the University of Alberta.

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  • The Canadian Writing Research Collaboratory (CWRC) celebrated its project launch on September 29th, 2011 at Alumni House at the University of Alberta, with over eighty guests including scholars from across Canada and dignitaries from the university, government, and non-profit communities.  Featured readings by writers Shawna Lemay and Aritha […]

    CWRC Launch and Workshop September 2011

    The Canadian Writing Research Collaboratory (CWRC) celebrated its project launch on September 29th, 2011 at Alumni House at the University of Alberta, with over eighty guests including scholars from across Canada and dignitaries from the university, government, and non-profit communities.  Featured readings by writers Shawna Lemay and Aritha […]

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  • The Canadian Literature Centre/ Centre de littérature canadienne Feb. 10 Arts Senate Chamber University of Alberta Guest Author Lynn Coady: ““On Line: Canadian Literature in the Age of Social Media” For full information go to the CLC website.

    Canadian Writing and the Digital Turn

    The Canadian Literature Centre/ Centre de littérature canadienne Feb. 10 Arts Senate Chamber University of Alberta Guest Author Lynn Coady: ““On Line: Canadian Literature in the Age of Social Media” For full information go to the CLC website.

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  • Cultural Historiography: Emergent Theories, Methods, and the Digital Turn University of Guelph March 1-3, 2012

    Cultural Historiography Conference at Guelph

    Cultural Historiography: Emergent Theories, Methods, and the Digital Turn University of Guelph March 1-3, 2012

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  • CFP: PUBLIC POETICS: CRITICAL ISSUES IN CANADIAN POETRY AND POETICS Mount Allison University, Sackville NB, 20–23 September 2012. Keynotes by Sina Queyras and Diana Brydon. CWRCshop on the Sunday. CFP due date Feb. 29. Full call available here.

    Public Poetics and CWRCshop (CFP)

    CFP: PUBLIC POETICS: CRITICAL ISSUES IN CANADIAN POETRY AND POETICS Mount Allison University, Sackville NB, 20–23 September 2012. Keynotes by Sina Queyras and Diana Brydon. CWRCshop on the Sunday. CFP due date Feb. 29. Full call available here.

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  • The CWRC2 Canadian Women Writers: Space/Place/Play conference at Ryerson University, featuring keynotes by Dionne Brand, Bethany Nowviskie, and Lori Saint-Martin and a number of papers on digital projects, takes place Oct. 27-29th. The programme is here and registration information is here. The conference is preceded by a free […]

    Space/Place/Play

    The CWRC2 Canadian Women Writers: Space/Place/Play conference at Ryerson University, featuring keynotes by Dionne Brand, Bethany Nowviskie, and Lori Saint-Martin and a number of papers on digital projects, takes place Oct. 27-29th. The programme is here and registration information is here. The conference is preceded by a free […]

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  • Thursday, October 27th, Ryerson University, 9-3:30 in conjunction with the CWRC2 Space/Place/Play Conference The workshop features a range of visualization tools, including Voyeur/Voyant in the morning and Jeremy Boggs and Bethany Nowviskie on Omeka and Neatline in the afternoon. Location: is changing: please check back! Schedule: 8:30 Coffee […]

    Ryerson Mini-Workshop

    Thursday, October 27th, Ryerson University, 9-3:30 in conjunction with the CWRC2 Space/Place/Play Conference The workshop features a range of visualization tools, including Voyeur/Voyant in the morning and Jeremy Boggs and Bethany Nowviskie on Omeka and Neatline in the afternoon. Location: is changing: please check back! Schedule: 8:30 Coffee […]

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  • The final version of the schedule for the Ryerson Space/Place/Play conference, Oct. 27-29, featuring Dionne Brand, Bethany Nowviskie, and Lori St Martin along with a host of fascinating papers, is available below and on the conference website along with registration and hotel information. To sign up for the […]

    Final Ryerson Conference Program

    The final version of the schedule for the Ryerson Space/Place/Play conference, Oct. 27-29, featuring Dionne Brand, Bethany Nowviskie, and Lori St Martin along with a host of fascinating papers, is available below and on the conference website along with registration and hotel information. To sign up for the […]

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  • Early rates have expired, but rooms are still available at hotels in the area: Lister Guest Rooms 20 guest rooms High-speed internet access (requires ethernet cable) One wheelchair accessible room Check-in is after 4:00 pm and check-out is by 11:00 am. Nightly Rates: Queen Room: From $119.00 plus […]

    CWRC Edmonton Launch and Workshop Accommodations

    Early rates have expired, but rooms are still available at hotels in the area: Lister Guest Rooms 20 guest rooms High-speed internet access (requires ethernet cable) One wheelchair accessible room Check-in is after 4:00 pm and check-out is by 11:00 am. Nightly Rates: Queen Room: From $119.00 plus […]

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  • The Ryerson CWRC2 mini-workshop will run 9 until 3:30 on Thursday, October 27th, before the conference starts. Project intro, visualization prototypes and CWRC tool prototypes with Susan Brown, Stéfan Sinclair and Stan Ruecker in the morning; spatial and mapping session with Bethany Nowviskie and Jeremy Boggs in the […]

    Ryerson Mini-CWRCshop Registration

    The Ryerson CWRC2 mini-workshop will run 9 until 3:30 on Thursday, October 27th, before the conference starts. Project intro, visualization prototypes and CWRC tool prototypes with Susan Brown, Stéfan Sinclair and Stan Ruecker in the morning; spatial and mapping session with Bethany Nowviskie and Jeremy Boggs in the […]

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