Department of American and Canadian Studies invites for two workshops to be taught by Canadian specialists in drama and theatre on May 14th and May15th 2014, during Days of Canadian Culture at the University of Silesia.

1. Prof. Ric Knowles, University of Guelph, Canada.
"Indigenous Methodologies and Contemporary Scholarship"
May 14th 14:45-17:15

2. Prof. Michelle LaFlamme, University of Fraser Valley, Canada.
"Land, Love and Ceremony: A look at Canadian Indigenous Plays (Rez Sisters, Ernestine Shushwap gets her Trout, Baby Blues".
May 15th 12:00-15:00

Students interested in the workshops are requested to contact dr Eugenia Sojka via email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. by May 8th 2014. Texts to be read in preparation for the workshops are placed on hold at the reference library at Wydział Filologiczny UŚ (Sosnowiec, Grota Roweckiego) . Texts for the Indigenous Methodologies workshop are also available in electronic version to be mailed to interested students. Workshop participants will receive diplomas of a selected workshop completion.
Descriptions of workshops and short bios of Prof. Michelle LaFlamme and Prof. Ric Knowles are attached.

Published in News for Students
Sunday, 16 Sep. 2012

Canadian Studies Centre

Head of the Canadian Studies Centre: dr Eugenia Sojka

Canadian Studies Centre at the University of Silesia, founded in 2000, functions within institutional structures of the Institute of English Cultures and Literatures. The official launching of the Canadian Studies Programme took place on October 27, 2000, with an inaugural lecture by Prof. Nancy Burke and speeches by representatives of the Canadian Embassy (Michael Wooff) and the Head of the Polish Association for Canadian Studies. Prof. Anna Reczynska. The Centre is chaired by Dr Eugenia Sojka. Faculty members of the Institute interested in Canadian Studies are actively engaged in the activities of the Centre.


Canadian Studies Centre invites everybody for the 2012 edition of the Day of Canadian Culture at the University of Silesia on May 9th, 2012.

A detailed program of the event can be found in the attached pdf file.

Published in Wydarzenia

 Canadian Studies Center published the report from a students' research trip to Canada. We warmly invite everybody to have a look...

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Wydział Filologiczny Uniwersytetu Śląskiego
ul. Gen. S. Grota-Roweckiego 5
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