Chateaubriand in its groups and networks (Saint-Étienne)

Between salons and cenacles: Chateaubriand in its groups and networks International conference organized by UMR IHRIM Jean Monnet University, Saint-Etienne Chateaubriand’s career took place between the twilight of the salons of the Ancien Régime and the emergence of romantic cenacles. In the very years when literature redraws its territory, a new sociability is invented; “literary […]

2015 — stories and fictions of terrorism

Call for papers 2015 — stories and fictions of terrorism American University of Paris – New Sorbonne University November 15-17, 2023 (English version below) *** “Writing intersects with justice, and sometimes coincides with it” (Yannick Haenel, our loneliness) If the literary reaction of the USA to the terrorist attacks of September 11 has been amply […]

Translating the body and the intimate into graphic poetry (Angers)

University of Angers PICT Project / 3L.AM Laboratory Study day – October 27, 2022 Call for papers “Translating bodies and intimacy into graphic poetry” The study day “Translating bodies and intimacy into graphic poetry” scheduled on 27/10/2022 at Angers is part of a triptych of study days dedicated to the graphic poetry and will therefore […]

Pauline Pilote, Wizards of the West. Walter Scott and the American Historical Fiction

This book captures with one eye the Waverley Novels by the Scottish Walter Scott and the works of three American writers, James Fenimore Cooper, Washington Irving and Catharine Maria Sedgwick. He sees the American historical novel as the privileged vector of American national construction after Independence. In the context of the revival of patriotism that […]

Marcel Schwob, writer of trouble (Jean Monnet Saint-Étienne University)

Marcel Schwob, troubled writer Jean Monnet Saint-Etienne University Study day, June 6, 2023 Reading Marcel Schwob, “the trouble remains”. Thus expresses his niece the artist Claude Cahun (The sheaf, May 1920). She clarifies a few lines later: “He carried within him a strange and disturbing universe”. This shows the confusing, elusive character of the work […]

Vacations in Expression-Communication at the IUT of Lille

Teaching load to be filled in expression-communication IUT DE Lille – Roubaix site (2022-2023) The Marketing Techniques Department of the IUT de Lille – Site de Roubaix is ​​looking for a lecturer in Expression-Communication. The lessons will take place from September 2022 to December 2022 and from January 2023 to May 2023. TD Group : […]

free women throughout human history (call for papers)

Witches: free women throughout human history Call for papers International and interdisciplinary colloquium From November 30 to December 1, 2022 Venue of the conference: University of Haute-Alsace Organized by the Institute for Research in European Languages ​​and Literature (ILLE) of the University of Haute-Alsace, in collaboration with the University of Strasbourg and LiLPa, the University […]

Poetry, fiction, criticism and artistic collaborations

Please scroll down for the English version “Let me walk to the edge of genre”: Ben Lerner: Poetry, fiction, criticism and artistic collaborations From June 28 to July 1, 2023, Paris, France Guest of honor: Ben Lerner Plenary lectures: Daniel Katz, University of Warwick, Royaume Uni Mary K. Holland, State University of New York, New […]

“Know-how with differences” (Grenoble)

Address: Grenoble Alpes University, House of Languages ​​and Cultures, Jacques Cartier Room Interdisciplinary and international meeting co-organized by UMR Litt&Arts (Axe 2) and ILCEA4. This day has the double objective of extending the reflections on hospitality and reception currently raised by multidisciplinary research on the phenomena of migration, and of exploring theoretical and practical reflections […]