Category Archives: Uncategorized

18 Nov
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Yulia Bosworth receives the Rufus Z. Smith Award

Our sincere congratulations to Dr. Yulia Bosworth who received the Rufus Z. Smith Award at the latest conference of the ACSUS for her paper, “The ‘Bad’ French of Justin Trudeau: When Language, Ideology, and Politics Collide”, published in the American ...

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11 Nov
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Announcement – The Elections of the ACQS Executive Board

The elections for the ACQS executive board have ended, and we are happy to officially announce the results! The proposed slate of candidates has won by a strong majority, and they are happy to serve in their new capacity! We ...

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15 Oct
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Cfp – Undergrad Conference on the U.S., Canada, Quebec and the Problem of the Border

Here’s a call for papers for an undergraduate research conference that might interest our members – and their undergrad students! The deadline for proposals is Friday, January 31, 2020.

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01 Oct
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Outreach Seminar a Success!

Last weekend, our Outreach Seminar took place in Columbus, Ohio, and it was a huge success!We had a full house for the film screening, and many people registered for the seminar, including lots of teachers who came from across Ohio. ...

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09 Sep
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Outreach seminar “Quebec in and for the 21st Century: Art, Culture and Innovation” on Sept. 28

Our outreach seminar “Quebec in and for the 21st Century: Art, Culture and Innovation” is just a few weeks away on September 28 at Grandview Heights HS. We are very fortunate to have Gregory Charles, one of the most prolific ...

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06 Sep
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In Memory of John Herd Thompson, 1946-2019

John Herd Thompson, Professor Emeritus of History at Duke University and a former member of the American Council for Québec Studies, has died. Born in Winnipeg, Manitoba, in 1946, Thompson earned his Ph.D. from Queens University (1975.) After teaching at ...

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29 Jul
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Save the date! Outreach Seminar in Québec Studies

On September 28, 2019, the American Council for Québec Studies, the Ohio State University, and the Québec Office in Chicago will be hosting a seminar called “Québec in and for the 21st Century: Art, Culture, Innovation.”  As principal guest speaker and ...

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04 Mar
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First issue of Résonance is out

The first issue of Résonance, an all-new Franco-American literary e-journal, is out. In it, you’ll find a variety of perspectives and creative takes on what it means to be Franco-American today.

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07 Nov
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“Fifty Years of Québec on the World Stage” – An ACQS Québec Studies Outreach Workshop at Davidson College

On November 4, an ACQS Québec Studies Outreach Workshop took place at Davidson College, under the theme “Fifty Years of Québec on the World Stage”. See program attached. The workshop was hosted by Dr. Carole Kruger, Chair of French and ...

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