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Apply to Present at Endnotes 2017!

Apply to Present at Endnotes 2017!

Endnotes 2017, the UBC English graduate conference, wants your proposals! The theme this year is “On the Edge: Borders, Boundaries, and Thresholds in an Age of Unease,” the dates are May 12-13… Visit endnotes2017.wordpress.com to view the Call for Papers […]

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Congratulations to Professor Daniel Heath Justice, whose Oxford Handbook of Indigenous American Literature, co-edited with James H. Cox, won the 2nd Annual Modern Language Association (MLA) prize for Studies in Native American Literature, Culture and Language.

Brown-bag Series: Careers for English Graduates

Brown-bag Series: Careers for English Graduates

The English Department has launched a new series this year, a Brown-bag Series: Careers for English Graduates. Each month, throughout the academic year, we bring in alumni of UBC English to talk about the work they’re doing now, how they came to do it, and what steps they took as they moved from being a student to working in their chosen field. […]

Canadian Women and the Literary Arts

Canadian Women and the Literary Arts

UBC RESEARCHERS: Mandy Catron, Mary Chapman, Gillian Jerome, Laura Moss, Judith Scholes CWILA (Canadian Women in the Literary Arts) is an inclusive national literary organization for people who share feminist values and see the importance of gender equity in Canadian literary culture. CWILA strives to promote and foster equity and equality of representation in the Canadian […]

Governor General’s Award in Commemoration of the Persons Case

Governor General’s Award in Commemoration of the Persons Case

LUCIA LORENZI (UBC PhD ENGL 2016) was awarded a Governor General’s Award in Commemoration of the Persons Case. The award honours Canadians who have made outstanding contributions to advance gender equality in Canada. Congratulations, Lucia! […]

Peter Wall Institute for Advanced Studies

Peter Wall Institute for Advanced Studies

UBC English Researchers: Dina Al-Kassim, Barbara Dancygier, Dennis Danielson, Jessica de Villiers, Alexander Dick, Bo Earle, Margery Fee, Deanna Kreisel, Vin Nardizzi, Judy Segal, Mark Vessey The Peter Wall Institute for Advanced Studies at UBC provides funding opportunities and an intellectual environment where scholars are free to pursue the collaborative exchange of ideas beyond disciplinary […]